30) Adobe Illustrator Basics

Get started and learn the basics of this state-of-the-art graphic design tool.

Class Outline

  1. Learning the tools A
  2. Learning the tools B
  3. Learning the tools C
  4. Transforming photos to vectors
  5. Transforming photos to vectors and combining with typography

Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.

Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.

Items to buy for this class

  • Writing Pad
  • Pen

On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.

Where to buy your materials

Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:

  • Cass Art (Fire station): Community Classes students get a 15% discount upon presenting the registration ticket
  • Jarir Bookstore: on Rayyan Road or Salwa Road
  • Color Note: on Al Nasser Street
  • Ibn Al Qayyim: at Markhiya Roundabout
  • Al Rawnaq

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Terms & Conditions apply

Participants must buy their own materials

Start
Fri, 25 Jan, 2019
End
Fri, 22 Feb, 2019
Lessons
5
Days
Fridays
Time
4:15pm - 6:15pm
Location
VCUQatar, Room 390
Cost
QAR 770

Instructor

Tarek El Debsi

Tarek El Debsi is a marketing specialist and a professional art director. He has more than ten years of experience in print media, advertising, marketing, and the publishing industry. He was the head of design and production at Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing (currently HBKU Press) and worked in digital communication and marketing at the HBKU Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI). He is currently working as a senior marketing specialist in Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s Communications Department.