LearnKey Illustrator Plan

Session 1

Pre Assessment


Design Principles

Watch: Design Principles (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Design Principles 1-5

S1P1: Design Principles & Worksheet pgs. 14-15


Digital Art Terminology

Watch: Digital Art Terminology (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Digital Art Terminology

S1P2: Digital Art Terminology & Worksheet pgs. 16-17


Document and Interface

Watch: Document and Interface (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Document and Interface 16-19

S1P3: The Illustrator CC Workspace & Worksheet pgs. 18-19

S1P4: Artboards & Worksheet pgs. 20-21

S1P5: Viewing Artwork for Efficiency pg. 22


Tools, Swatches, and Color Panels

Watch: Tools, Swatches, and Color Panels (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Tools, Swatches, and Color Panels 20-30

S1P6: Perspective pg. 23

S1P7: Working with Swatches pg. 24-25

S1P8: Working with Gradients pg. 26

S1P9: Color Groups pg. 27


Labs 8


Post Assessment




Session 2

Pre Assessment


Vector Drawing Tools

Watch: Vector Drawing Tools (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Vector Drawing Tools 1-5

S2P1: Learning the Pen Tool pg. 31

S2P2: The Pencil Tool pg. 32

S2P3: Paint pg. 33

S2P4: Brushes pg. 34



Watch: Symbols (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Symbols 6-13

S2P5: Symbols pg. 35

S2P6: Graphic Styles pg. 36


Layers and Masks

Watch: Layers and Masks (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Layers and Masks 14-21

S2P7: Layers and More pg. 37

S2P8: Transparency pg. 38

S2P9: Utilizing a Clipping Mask pg. 39


Import and Export

Watch: Import and Export (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Import and Export 22-30

S2P10: Graphic Optimization pg. 40

S2P11: Preparing to Export Files pg. 41


Labs 13


Post Assessment



Session 3

Pre Assessment


Shape and Symbols

Watch: Shape and Symbols (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Shape and Symbols 1-6

S3P1: Drawing with Shapes pg. 45

S3P2: Splitting Paths pg. 46


Charts and Graphs

Watch: Charts and Graphs (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Charts and Graphs 7-14

S3P3: Patterns pg. 47

S3P4: Image Trace pg. 48

S3P5: Live Paint pg. 49



Watch: Text (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: Text 15-19

S3P6: Type Tools pg. 50


3D Tools

Watch: 3D Tools (?? Min)

Fill-in-the-Blanks: 3d Tools 20-27

S3P7: Transform pg. 51

S3P8: 3D Tools and Mesh Tool pg. 52

S3P9:  Special Effects pg. 53


Labs 4


Post Assessment