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FD F21 - Converting Hand-Drawn Doodle to Vector

In this 11-minute video, we learn how to convert a line drawing into a DXF vector using Illustrator Image Trace function.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/17/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Creating Smart Object Variations

In this 19-minute video, we convert our girls to copied Smart Objects to be able to individually vary our prints.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/17/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Producing Repeat Print

In this 13-minute video, we have fun with a wallpaper print that we turn into a textile print for our collection.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/12/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Scan Set Up

In this 16-minute video, we merge our illustration top and bottom, and then adjust our levels for a crisp outline on a white background.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/12/2021 0 likes 0  

ACS F21 - Line Sheet Export and Upload

In this 5-minute video, I explain how to export a PNG out of an AI document, and how to upload it in our Discussion Forum.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/10/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Float Shading and Drape Lines

In this 18-minute video, we go over how to add shading and drape lines.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/20/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Image Trace Troubleshoot

In this 12-minute video, we look at what to do when our starting image is not quite Image-Trace-compatible.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Using Image Trace for Floats

In this 15-minute video, we go over how to place and resize our garment image, how to image trace a clear outline, and how to use image trace to extract shadow.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Float Tools

In this 15-minute video, I introduce new tools that will become handy as we build our floats.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/19/2021 0 likes 0  

ACS - How to use Illustrator Image Trace

In this 13-minute video, we go over Image Trace, a great tool found on Illustrator that convert pixel-based graphics into vectors.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/17/2021 0 likes 0  

ACS - How to export and upload PNGs onto Forum

In this 8-minute recording, we learn how to export a high-quality PNG from Illustrator, and how to upload it onto a Canvas Discussion.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/17/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Symbols Scale

In this 24-minute lecture, we take an in-depth look at scaling in Illustrator, and how to make symbols that are legible yet proportional to our 1/8-scale technical flats. This re-introduces basic…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/24/2021 0 likes 0  

Evaluating Online Sources: The SIFT Method

The SIFT Method, created by Mike Caulfield, is a way to determine if resources are credible. There is so much information available to us at our fingertips, especially with social media and websites.…

From  Marlinda Karo on 06/29/2021 0 likes 0  

APD - Repeat Indexed Print

In this 20-minute video, we finish working with an Indexed print.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 04/6/2021 0 likes 0  

APD - Photoshop Repeat Tile

In this 25-minute video, we learn how to import graphics from Illustrator into Photoshop, how to create a viable tile, how to move items without the bound of our repeat pattern, and how to trim our…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 04/6/2021 0 likes 0  

APD - PS Weave Patterns

In this 30-minute video, we go over basic concepts that will come handy when we're ready to 'weave' our plaid. This includes CTRL+Select, Inverse Selection, and Edit Define Pattern.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 04/4/2021 0 likes 0