Tagged: Illustrator


Using Warichu in Japanese Text - Illustrator Typography

Warichu—or split annotation—is the East Asian typo­graph­ic method of set­ting sec­ondary or less impor­tant text in small­er dou­ble or triple lines. Adobe Illustrator CC has full sup­port for East Asian typog­ra­phy, includ­ing robust Warichu…


Working with Styles Effectively in Adobe Illustrator

In this tuto­r­i­al clip you will learn effi­cient para­graph and char­ac­ter style man­age­ment and use tech­niques in Adobe Illustrator CC, includ­ing: Importing Graphic, Paragraph, and Character Styles from Other Files Sharing Styles with Other…


Understanding the Timing of Typography

Type has only 1 sec­ond to grab someone’s eye. Then it has only 3 sec­onds to con­vey it’s pri­ma facie mes­sage. In some cas­es, your entire design has only 6 sec­onds to com­mu­ni­cate it’s entire mean­ing, 6 sec­onds…


Using the Touch Type Tool in Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator’s Touch Type Tool is a pow­er­ful, quick, and FUN way of trans­form­ing one or more let­ters with­in live, fully-editable type with­out hav­ing to jump around to a bunch of fields and pan­els. In this…


Type Sizing Tricks in Adobe Illustrator

Learn tricks for siz­ing type with­out com­pro­mis­ing qual­i­ty, unnec­es­sary men­tal acro­bat­ics, or los­ing your train of thought. In this tuto­r­i­al you will learn incred­i­bly handy, master-level type siz­ing tricks includ­ing: Resizing Type with the…

Handling Legacy Text in Adobe Illustrator

Working with old­er Illustrator documents—your own or others—could give you a scary-looking warn­ing telling you that your doc­u­ment has Legacy Text. In this tuto­r­i­al clip you’ll learn what Legacy Text is as well as how…

Illustrator Typography Video Course

Illustrator CC Typography

From logo design to illus­tra­tion, from posters to sig­nage, from brochures to menus, your text is meant to be read, to con­vey a mes­sage. It can’t do that if it isn’t leg­i­ble, read­able, and well-styled. Making it so is the art of typog­ra­phy. In Illustrator CC Typography Pariah Burke will teach you all the skills you’ll need to cre­ate and style beau­ti­ful, per­fect typog­ra­phy in all your Illustrator draw­ings and doc­u­ments. You will learn not only the hows, but also the whys and whens, so that you will end the course not only with the skills to set per­fect type, but also the con­fi­dence and under­stand­ing to make the right type­set­ting deci­sions again and again, in every one of your designs.