Sometimes the click of one key on the keyboard can change the entire appearance of your workspace in Illustrator. Learn what some of the common ones are and how to get your workspace back.
This video will give you a quick overview of the Illustrator interface and show you how to draw a button. The essential tools and drawing techniques shown here are fundamental for every fashion designer. Everything you design in AI will build on these essential skills (and make sure to watch part 2 next) You will […]
One of the simplest ways to work faster in Illustrator is by cleaning up your workspace. It’s not glamorous and it’s not brag worthy (you probably won’t be saying “oh, look what I can do!”). But it’s a super easy way to increase your efficiency, and the best part is that it’ll take you just 5 […]
If you want a job in any part of fashion, knowing how to draw fashion flats in Illustrator is a mandatory skill. The problem? Adobe Illustrator can be a really frustrating software to learn. And it can feel like everything takes FOREVER. But it doesn’t have to! CUT YOUR ILLUSTRATOR TIME IN HALF WITH THESE TUTORIALS ⏰ Oh. […]
You’re currently reading Chapter 7, Part 7 of The Ultimate Guide to Adobe Illustrator for Fashion Design There are a lot of really cool and powerful features in Illustrator. But sometimes, how we can use them as fashion designers isn’t always SUPER obvious. Brushes are one of these features. Way too often I see designers […]
You’re currently reading Chapter 7, Part 4 of The Ultimate Guide to Adobe Illustrator for Fashion Design As fashion designers, we work with colors. A LOT of colors. Sometimes, you need to mockup LOADS of colorway options for garments or textile patterns. Sometimes you need to replace Pantone Coral with Pantone Lobster throughout an ENTIRE […]
You’re currently reading Chapter 7, Part 1 of The Ultimate Guide to Adobe Illustrator for Fashion Design Absolute beginner in Illustrator? I designed these three video tutorials with YOU in mind. They’re like a mini-course. They transition SEAMLESSLY (no pun intended) from one to another to get you comfy in the workspace in with the […]
You’ve probably seen one of these error messages before: “The file was generated by a new version of Illustrator. Would you like to import this file? Some data loss may occur.” “Can’t open the illustration. The file was generated by a newer version of Illustrator and cannot be opened. Please resave it in a format […]