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Area Type Illustrator Basics

This video tutorial demonstrates some Area Type basics in Illustrator. The topics we'll cover include: using the Type Tool to create a block of text, selecting type, … [Read More...]

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Illustrator Keyboard Shortcuts

Right-click (or control-click) the link to download a handy one-page PDF of Illustrator Keyboard Shortcuts. This is an essential set of shortcuts, rather than an … [Read More...]

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March/April 2014: Illustrator Pattern Class Coming Soon

In May 2014, we'll be launching Pattern Power, my Illustrator Pattern Class for CS6 & CC and it will be Free!! Subscribe to my email list to be notified when the class goes live. Also, my first class for training site Train Simple is … [Read More...]

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February 2014: New Features in Illustrator CC

Click the video image below to see for yourself one of the great new features in Illustrator CC added last month: Plus, NEW Custom tool panels, a revised Pencil Tool and more. Learn about the recent updates to Illustrator CC. Wacom Webinar Recording If … [Read More...]

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January 2014: The Wacom Cintiq Companion (Part 2)

Last month I had the pleasure of working with 2 other artists, Michael Bast and Aaron Blaise, on a digital "exquisite corpse" collaboration for Wacom. It was fun being able to start off the illustration, and see how the other two artists would alter it. Here's … [Read More...]

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