Learn Illustrator from former Adobe product manager, TedAlspach!
If you want to learn Illustrator CS5 inside and out, what bettersource than a former member of the Illustrator product team atAdobe? Ted Alspach originally wrote the first Illustrator Biblebecause he couldn't find a book on the subject that wascomprehensive enough to suit him—so he created one! In thisnewest edition, you'll find the in-depth coverage you need, fromIllustrator basics to producing striking effects with vectors andrasters, and much more.
Explore Illustrator CS5's desktop, new tools, and how tonavigate
Master basic shapes, and then spark them with flares, fills, andstrokes
Learn paths, masks, Live Trace, and Live Paint
Build 3D images with perspective and surface characteristics
Design logos, ads, and full-sized billboards withIllustrator
Create for the Web, add interactivity, and use data-drivengraphics
Explore how to use the transparency grid
Give depth to two-dimensional art
Create exciting projects
Master CS5's new features to increase productivity