LEARN TO DESIGN FOR APPAREL

FREE ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR TRAINING COURSE

Create Print-Worthy Designs

Want to create art your customers love?

Many apparel decorators struggle to turn their creative ideas into print-ready artwork. This FREE course shows you how to use Adobe Illustrator to create t-shirt graphics that your customers will love. 

 

We get it.

Software can be intimidating.

Especially software as robust as Illustrator. That's why we've split this course up into short easy to understand lessons. Each video focuses on a skill you need to create designs to print on apparel. 

This course is for apparel decorators. If your just getting started or if you want to enhance your Illustrator skills, this course is for you.

Reviews

Great Course!

From Brittany Wiggins

This was a great course for beginners and even a great refresher for others.

Great Training

From made manifest

Pacing is excellent & the content is perfect (relevant, directly related to tshirt design). I realize this is intended to market FM transfers, but this is the most valuable advertising content ...

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Awesome course

From Patti Massingale

Although I have been using Illustrator for years, I was able to get some pretty cool shortcuts and different ways to do things from the course. Loved it!!!

Curriculum

The Basics

22:42

  • 01 - Art Board-Canvas Size FREE TRIAL
  • 02 - Tools FREE TRIAL
  • 03 - Setting Up Your Workspace FREE TRIAL
  • 04 - Layers FREE TRIAL

Vector Shapes & Objects

32:08

  • 05 - Shapes & Lines FREE TRIAL
  • 06 - Pen Tool FREE TRIAL
  • 07 - Trace With The Pen Tool FREE TRIAL
  • 08 - Knocking Out Shapes (Garment Show-Through) FREE TRIAL
  • 09 - Live Trace FREE TRIAL
  • 10 - Merge Shapes FREE TRIAL
  • 11 - Align Objects FREE TRIAL

Text

25:41

  • 12 - Creating Text FREE TRIAL
  • 13 - Create Area Type FREE TRIAL
  • 14 - Text Along A Path FREE TRIAL
  • 15 - Text Effects (Warp) FREE TRIAL
  • 16 - Convert Text To Outlines (Shape) FREE TRIAL
  • 17 - Knockout Text From Shape (Garment Show-Through)

Colors

23:20

  • 18 - Creating Spot Colors FREE TRIAL
  • 19 - Fills & Strokes (Outlines) FREE TRIAL
  • 20 - Creating A Gradient (Fade) FREE TRIAL
  • 21 - Masking A Photo/Shape FREE TRIAL

Make It Print Ready

25:49

  • 22 - Check Fine Printing Detail (Spot Colors) FREE TRIAL
  • 23 - Check Fine Detail (Full Color/4-Color Process) FREE TRIAL
  • 24 - Checking Fine Non-Printing Detail FREE TRIAL
  • 25 - Save A For Single Image Transfer FREE TRIAL
  • 26 - Setting Up A Gang Sheet Transfer FREE TRIAL

Pricing

Skills

Pen Tool

Text Effects

Gradients

Masking Objects

Knocking Out Shapes

Managing Colors

About Your Instructor

Nathan Anderson

Nathan Anderson

Instructor

As a second generation professional in the decorated apparel industry, Nathan carries a broad and diverse understanding of the many facets of the apparel business.  He currently leads the development of F&M's marketing and technology group. 

nathan@fmexpressions.com

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