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Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Flash, HTML, CSS, Microsoft Products, and more.

Photoshop was first released in the 90's and is still to this day the undisputed image editing tool for professional designers.

If you have been thinking about a project or just want to learn some tips and tricks, give me a call today to schedule a tutoring session in Vancouver or NW Portland. Call today at (360)882-9444.

I have been a Professor at Clark College since 1997 teaching Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver.


 

This is a comprehensive two day Adobe authorized introduction to Adobe Illustrator designed to teach new users how to produce professional graphics and illustrations.

The course covers Illustrator’s sophisticated drawing and text controls, creating complex shapes, using painterly effects and the new LiveTrace and LivePaint features, allowing you to dramatically increase levels of productivity and creativity.

Adobe Illustrator : Level 1
Adobe Illustrator Level 1 training class teaches you this sophisticated vector graphics program capable of creating complex and attractive illustrations and type effects. You can create logos, business cards, advertisements and illustrations in Illustrator. If you have little or no experience with Illustrator, it can be overwhelming to start creating complex illustrations. In this course, you'll start by drawing and manipulating simple shapes to create logos. You'll also combine text and graphics to create advertisements.

Adobe Illustrator : Level 2
Adobe Illustrator Level 2 training class you will delve deeper into Illustrator and learn the tools that will help you create quicker and more complex shapes. Get tips and tricks to work smarter. Prerequisite: Illustrator Level 1 and/or or equivalent experience.

We offer Illustrator Training in Vancouver, WA. and NW Portland. I also offer onsite corporate training, 1-on-1 training, with an Adobe Certified Illustrator instructor.

 


Photoshop courses provide instruction on how to use Photoshop to create professional-looking images for both print and the Web. In this course, students will identify the components of the Photoshop environment, learn the difference between raster and vector graphics, and how to use Adobe Bridge. They will explore proper methods for selecting image areas, and then how to modifying and manipulating selections. They'll add text, modify the text, and apply effects that will incorporate it into the artwork. They'll also learn to use layers, layer effects, image modes, filters, and image adjustments.

Adobe Photoshop: Level 1
Photoshop Level 1 provides you with the concept and skills to use Adobe Photoshop effectively. Hands- on training with basic through advanced techniques to maximize this powerful tool. This course is also recommended for those planning to obtain the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) status.

Adobe Photoshop: Level 2
Photoshop Level 2 class builds on your existing knowledge of Photoshop and expands your list of creative techniques. While this course is geared toward design-related details and functions, it also explores the real-word realities that apply to everyday use of Photoshop. Color correction and color adjustment are stressed in various projects as well as issues of proper output for printing. This course is also recommended for those planning to obtain the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) status.

Adobe Photoshop: Advanced Topics
Photoshop Advanced Topics builds on your existing knowledge of Photoshop, expands your list of creative techniques and is focused on shortcuts and tips and tricks. This course is also recommended for those planning to obtain the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) status.

Adobe Photoshop: Tips & Tricks
Photoshop Tips & Tricks is a one day event where you will learn numerous time-saving tips and tricks: keyboard short-cuts, mastering layers, correcting color and grayscale images, special effects (Polaroid Snapshot effect, page curl, instant lightning bolts, 3D graphics, creating wood, metals, chrome), Photo retouching, using Clipping Paths, Alpha Channels, Weighted Optimization, and more!

We offer Illustrator Training in Vancouver, WA. and NW Portland. I also offer onsite corporate training, 1-on-1 training, with an Adobe Certified Illustrator instructor.


 

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