Overview1. Getting to Know Illustrator. 2. Creating Text and Gradients. 3. Drawing and Composing an Illustration. 4. Transforming and Distorting Objects. 5. Working with Layers. 6. Working with Patterns and Brushes. 7. Working with Distortions, Gradient Meshes, Envelopes, and Blends. 8. Recoloring Artwork and Working with Transparency, Effects, and Graphic Styles. 9. Creating and Designing Graphs. 10. Creating 3D Objects. 11. Preparing a Document for Prepress and Printing. 12. Drawing with Symbols. 13. Preparing Graphics for the Web.