Holly Shop: How to Make Greeting Cards in Illustrator

How to Make Greeting Cards in Illustrator

Version: Adobe Illustrator CS4 through CC (compatible with CS2-CS3)  Length: 1.5 hours (10 online video lessons). Our subscribers get immediate, free access to videos, PDF guide and files. Cost: Pay What You Wish

Learn how to make greeting cards in Illustrator from start to finish. You’ll create holiday stock art, customize the cards with your own photos and messages, and send them to print. With the included layouts and techniques you’ll know how to make birthday and other greeting cards in Illustrator too!

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Introduction to Holly Shop:

You’ll unwrap valuable Illustrator skills by working with the Appearance Panel, keyboard shortcuts and more. Apply what you learn to your own card projects for printing at online printers, or at home.

Class Outline

Lesson 1 : Introduction (3:17)

Lesson 2 : Effects & Appearance Panel, Part 1 (11:14)

Lesson 3 : Effects & Appearance Panel, Part 2 (9:30)

Lesson 4 : Snowflakes (14:13)

Lesson 5 : Creating Holiday Elements, Part 1 (13:11)

Lesson 6 : Creating Holiday Elements, Part 2 (15:37)

Lesson 7 : Adding the Elements  (6:33)

Lesson 8 : Photos & Clipping Masks (7:21)

Lesson 9 : Typography (6:11)

Lesson 10 : Exporting for Print (7:55)

Ready to learn how to make greeting cards in Illustrator?

Subscribe for password access (The password unlocks all of our classes), then you can watch the video lessons and download the files on our Holly Shop private class page.

AND… get the fonts we use in class at MyFonts.com

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