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Illustrator CS4 Intro 47: Using Template Layers In this video, Craig will demonstrate how to create some stylized artwork by creating a template layer with an image in it and tracing over the basic outlines of the image using the Brush tool. In this introductory title, Illustrator trainer Craig Campbell will teach you the basics of building vector graphics using Illustrator CS4. With this series, you.ll be creating amazing illustrations in no time! This lesson is excerpted from a full course entitled Introduction to Illustrator CS4. By purchasing the full course, youll receive a substantial discount relative to the individual lesson pricing. The full course is available as a series of lessons on MindBites (see link above this description) or can be purchased from at The instructor, Craig Campbell, is a Senior trainer at He has always enjoyed the teaching aspect of his job. He feels that relating to the person who is trying to learn something for the first time is a strongpoint of his. He has mastered the Adobe suite of products such as Flash, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, and Illustrator. He also trains people in web design/development areas like HTML, CSS and WordPress. A recent student sent us the following: "Craig has a fun, relaxed style that gets his point across very well. His small flashes of humor are very welcome, and bridge the gap nicely between sitting in front of a video series and being in an actual classroom. His lightness of style "humanizes" the experience of learning this way.
Length: 01:53


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