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CAD F21 - Float Colorways

In this last video, we look at how to edit the Artboard, how to group and edit our float, and how to apply Pantone colors to our illustrations.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/21/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F21 - Drawing Inside Float Elements

In this 18-minute video, we learn how to draw the inside of our garment without using the Patch / Block method.

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 lay out your Illustrator prints

In this 7-minute video, I show you how to draw simple shapes to showcase your print, how to apply your print to these shapes, and how to scale your print within the shape without rescaling the shapes…

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

CAD F20 - Woven Patterns Applied

In this video, we learn how to select objects that have the same fill, how to apply and manipulate fills, and how to superimpose texture onto prints!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 09/6/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Ruffle Brush

In this 25-minute video, we continue our exploration of Pattern Brushes, this time with a ruffle that we carefully end with a start and end cap!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/29/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Chain Brush

In this 26-minute video, we learn how to Align to Key Object, use guides and align them to objects, and to trouble shoot brushes that are giving us issues.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 08/29/2021 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  

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  

Line Sheet Layout - Page 3

In this 28-minute video, we put together our garment line-up for overcoats, making sure to group our garments and to scale them consistently across the board.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 03/29/2021 0 likes 0  

Line Sheet Layout - Page 2

In this 27-minute video, we use text blocks along with clipping masks to make an attractive combination of text columns and images that informs our prospective buyer about the brand, inspiration and…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 03/29/2021 0 likes 0  

Line Sheet Layout - Page 1

In this 25-minute demo, we rework our column guides, reset our document in response to the number of garments we have, and work on our page 1 - Cover Page!

From  Nicholas Champroux on 03/29/2021 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Tech Pack Page 9

In this 25-minute video, we detail the inside of the coat. First, we make adjustments to our tables to reflect the actual garment we are documenting. Second, we create a more accurate lining by…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/1/2020 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Tech Pack Page 7

This 14-minute video covers Page 7 - Measurements, which lists physical measurements that are not listed under our Specs table, such as pocket locations in relationship to side seam and HPS, vents,…

From  Nicholas Champroux on 11/1/2020 0 likes 0  

CAD F20 - Tech Pack Page 5

In this 12-minute video, we create close-up and annotations for our Chin Guard, Eyelets, and Hand Warmers. We learn to create Clipping Masks when highlighting part of our garment.

From  Nicholas Champroux on 10/31/2020 0 likes 0