Unleash the Power of Adobe Illustrator

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]From designing eye-catching brand logos, to creating breathtaking user interfaces on websites, Adobe Illustrator is a powerful graphic design tool that is used by millions of people across the globe every day. So, what is Illustrator capable of, and how can you harness it’s groundbreaking potential? You’re about to find out: Cross-Platform Usage Need to […]

Ensure your business maximises the potential of the internet

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Ensure your business maximises the potential of the internet every single day and becomes the online marketing professional you need to be with UK-based Academy Class’ industry leading digital marketing courses. Digital marketing specialists are now one of the most sought-after positions by organisations across the board as everyone is looking to grow their online […]

Bobbie Print – Success Story

BRINGING HAND DRAWN SKETCHES TO LIFE Now working in the textile design industry, designer and Academy Class alumni Victoria Oatway, is the founder of her own company Bobbie Print; the home to a collection of hand-pulled screen prints, stationery and home accessories. This came as a result of Victoria’s Adobe Illustrator course training at Academy Class. […]

Why Should I Learn Adobe Illustrator?

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When an employer has a choice between someone who is self-taught with no formal qualifications to support their application and a trained applicant with qualifications, experience and expertise, whom do you think they would choose? No brainer right? So many young start-outs think that if they want to learn Adobe Illustrator, all they need to […]

Inspiring Whitepaper on All Things Infographic

All Things Infographic

Want to find out more about creating infographics? We’ve created an exciting and inspiring whitepaper on all things infographic. Take a glance at the content: <… Infographics are particularly appealing and persuasive. One study demonstrated that using visual and verbal content persuaded 67% of viewers, while using only verbal content persuaded 50% of viewers. Other […]

8 Adobe Illustrator Tips and Tricks For Faster Work – Infographic

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Utilising the Symbols Panel, swapping Fill and Stroke, using Global Colours and other tips and tricks for faster work with Adobe Illustrator. Download your free Illustrator Infographic here 1. Utilise the Symbols Panel If you’re using the same artwork or icons throughout your projects, then using the Symbols panel is a great way of building […]

Importing editable text from Illustrator to After Effects

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Adobe Illustrator is often used to create the original artwork used in After Effect projects. But unfortunately, any text created in Adobe Illustrator is not editable when imported into After Effects. That reduces the methods available to edit or animate the text, leaving many After Effect users with the task of remaking the text in […]

Producing Wavy & Zig-Zag Patterns in Illustrator

How Adobe Illustrator can do the work for you Probably the most intuitive way of drawing zig-zag lines on Illustrator would be to use the pen tool and draw each zig-zag by hand. The only problem with this method is that it’s tedious and is tricky to keep the results consistent. Wavy lines are even […]