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Well, since so many people were coming just for the Tutorials, and to make them easier to find and to review, I decided to put this page up. Enjoy

Illustrator CS4 Tutorials:

Illustrator 1- Basics

Entering TextPoint text and Area TextBasic Font SettingsLeadingKerning and TrackingExtra Character SettingsParagraph SettingsWarp ToolsModify WarpOutlinesDirect Selecting TipsTweaking PathsLine Segments and StrokeArcsSwirlsGridsFill and StrokeRectangleRound rectangles and CirclesNinja shapesArranging ObjectsThe Power of PathfindersTweaking ToolsEye Guy ExampleCheesy Cartoon Guy Example

Illustrator 2- Robotguy

RoughenExpand strokesLine ideasTransform trickWarpsMore line tricksTweaking objectsPathfinder & liquifyBasic colorHilight |ShadowTransparent hilightsGrid toolWrap-up scene

Illustrator 3- Trendy Design

3d and kuler |  color tipsAdvanced 3DMake SymbolCool Brush LinesCustom BrushesPattern BrushGradient backgroundNew shapesBlack glowBlends |

Illustrator 4- Spooky Scene

SkullPathfinder for custom shapesTweaking wingsCreepy cloudsMore cloudsGradient MeshSymbol SprayerSmoke

Illustrator 5- Intro to the Pen Tool – (download work files here!)

Intro | Using the Worksheets | Straight Lines | Wax On, Wax Off | Use Save As | Constraining Lines | Creating Shapes | How the Pen Tool Works | CMYK WARS!!! (get the file here– Right-click and “Save target As…”) | Curved Paths | Bouncing Paths | Luck and Love | The Maze | Mangaman Intro | Mangaman Face and layers

Illustrator 6- Vector Self Portrait

intro | create and setup document | trace your head | neck_and_layers | ears | shadow_trickmouth | teeth |layer tips | eyes | eyelashes (girly eyelashes) | nose | short hair/goatee | medium_hair_with_strands | new hair trick |eyebrows | shirt wrinkles | face shadows and wrapup |

Dreamweaver Tutorials

Dreamweaver CS4 Tutorials

Dreamweaver1- Basic Portfolio Site

Create Your First Page | Define your site | Format with Headings | page properties |maintain consistancy | finish pages | creating links | format links |css intro | external css

Dreamweaver 2- Adding Images

fireworks intro | fill options | stroke options | exporting graphics | save original | place images in page | save all