ACTIVE LEARNING

GETTING STARTED

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GETTING STARTED

STEP #1: GETTING STARTED WITH ACTIVE LEARNING. The first step is to Download and Extract all of the Illustrator Resource Folders (200 Brushes, 100 Textures, Pattern Fills and Tutorial Resources). The Next Step is to Follow Along to the Getting Started Guide to assist you with Downloading and Selecting a Unit Block.

WORKFLOWS + UNIT BLOCKS

STEP #2: PICK A WORKFLOW OR UNIT BLOCK FOR THE WEEK. Tool-Based Workflows and Pro Series are in our Active Learning Curriculum on Teachable. You can Follow Along with a Unit Block or Individual Module. The goal of the Unit Blocks is to organize and plan our your week with a Learning Target within a Workflow. 

DAILY AGENDA

STEP #3: FOLLOW ALONG. We currently have 100+ Full-Length Adobe Illustrator Tutorials, Challenges and Workflows on Teachable. I would plan 30 Minutes to an Hour per Individual Full-Length Module. Depending on your Schedule, I would do 1-2 Modules and then Apply the Concepts to Your Own Artwork.

BRUSHES + RESOURCES

STEP 1: DOWNLOAD RESOURCES. Many of you are coming from YouTube and are looking to Follow Along to the Adobe Illustrator Tutorials on the Website, YouTube and Teachable. Our Illustrator Brushes or Resource Bundle Include the Tutorial Resources to Follow Along on the Website and YouTube. VIEW ILLUSTRATOR BRUSHES / VIEW RESOURCE BUNDLE

GETTING STARTED

STEP #2: GETTING STARTED GUIDE. There are currently 100+ Step by Step Tutorials, Challenges and Tool-Based Workflows in our Adobe Illustrator Active Curriculum on Teachable. What we are going to do in our Getting Started Guide is catch you up on how to go through the Tool Based Workflows, Unit Blocks and Full-Length Learning Modules on Teachable*. VIEW ACTIVE LEARNING CURRICULUM

FOLLOWING ALONG

STEP #3: FOLLOW ALONG. Pick a Module to Follow Along to for the Day. Each of Individual Learning Modules aims to be completed in around or under an hour. You can Follow Along to Individual Module or Follow a Unit Block with a Learning Target. The Learning Module Thumbnails are organized by Tool-Based Workflows or Unit Blocks. FOLLOW ALONG TO OUR 100 FULL-LENGTH MODULES

DOWNLOAD RESOURCES

STEP #1: DOWNLOAD BRUSHES, TEXTURES AND RESOURCES. This is a (Quick) Getting Started Guide for our Active Learning Curriculum on Teachable. What I would recommend doing is Downloading all of the Resources and then Following Along to the Getting Started Guide (Inside Curriculum). Brushes, Textures + Pattern Fills are included in our Active Learning Curriculum.

WORKFLOWS + UNIT BLOCKS

STEP #2: PICK A WORKFLOW OR UNIT BLOCK. Tool-Based Workflows and Pro Series are in our Active Learning Curriculum on Teachable. Many of you Following Along will select a Tool-Based Workflows based on your Available Materials (Pen Tool, Tablet-Based Workflows or Pro Series Design). You can Follow Along with a Unit Block or Individual Modules.

FOLLOWING ALONG

STEP #3: FOLLOW ALONG ON TEACHABLE. We currently have 100+ Full-Length Adobe Illustrator Tutorials, Challenges and Workflows on Teachable. The first thing to note is that everything is in a Full-Length Step by Step Format in our Active Learning Curriculum. I would plan 30 Minutes to an Hour per Individual Full-Length Module.
ACTIVE LEARNING

ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR

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GETTING STARTED GUIDE

DOWNLOAD BRUSHES, TEXTURES + RESOURCES. This is a Quick Getting Started Guide for our Brushes, Textures and Tutorial Resources for the Website and YouTube. The First Step is to Download the Folders and Extract the Zipped Folders. Once the Folders have been Extracted, you are Ready to Follow Along on YouTube + Website.
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WORKFLOWS + UNIT BLOCKS

PICK A WORKFLOW OR UNIT BLOCK TO START. Many of you Following Along on Teachable will select a Tool-Based Workflow based on your Available Materials (Pen Tool, Tablet-Based Workflow or Pro Series Design). Our Active Learning Curriculum on Teachable includes all of the Tool-Based Workflows, Unit Blocks and 100 Full-Length Modules.
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FOLLOW ALONG

FOLLOW ALONG ON TEACHABLE. Each of the 100 Individual Learning Modules aims to be completed in around or under an hour in our Active Learning Curriculum. You can Follow Along to an Individual Module or Follow a Unit Block with a Learning Target. Our Active Learning Curriculum on Teachable includes all of the Adobe Illustrator Brushes, Textures + Resources.

ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR BRUSHES

200 ILLUSTRATOR BRUSHES (INCLUDES YOUTUBE RESOURCES)
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200 Adobe Illustrator Brushes and Resources to Follow Along. Best Choice if you are just Getting Started.
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200 Brushes for you to use in Adobe Illustrator. Follow Along to the Tutorials on the Website or use with Your Own Artwork. Our 17 Brush Sets are designed for Cartoonists and Illustrators who are looking to speed up their workflows.
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Hand Painted + Fine Line Marker Sets to get a lived in feel back into your Vector Art. Hand Painted + Fine Line Marker are actually painted based on some of my favorite artists and cartoonists. These are designed to look ready for the Sunday Paper.
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Jittery Hand, Caffeinated Cartoonist + Rough Ink to Mimic Paper Bleed and Caffeine. Includes our Cartoon Brushes 1 + 2. Designed to be be a little less stiff with your vector art. These are great to use along with our Texture packs to get a distressed look to your artwork.
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ILLUSTRATOR BRUSHES

DOWNLOAD BRUSHES $19

ILLUSTRATOR RESOURCES

ILLUSTRATOR BRUSHES + TEXTURES (INCLUDES YOUTUBE RESOURCES)
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This is our Full Adobe Illustrator Resource Folder to Follow Along with the Tutorials or Use with your Own Artwork.
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(New) 100 Texture Packs and BMP files for Adobe Illustrator. Most of the Files are designed as Global Patterns to use with your Color Swatches or Layers Masks. These Textures are my go to for Ease of Use for Beginners or Advanced Users.
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200+ Adobe Illustrator Brushes specifically designed for Illustrators and Cartoonists to speed up their Workflows. 17 Brush Libraries Including our Cartoon Brushes, Jittery Hand, Caffeinated Cartoonist, Rough Ink, Comic Strip and Hand-Painted Brushes.
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Includes our 50 Texture and Pattern Fills. Use with any of our Tutorials or with Your Own Artwork. Pattern Fills are really fun, they are as easy as clicking on a Color Swatch with Live Paint Bucket. You can also use them with the Blob Brush for a Texture Brush.
BRUSHES + TEXTURES

ILLUSTRATOR RESOURCES

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ACTIVE LEARNING CURRICULUM

100 FULL-LENGTH ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR LEARNING MODULES
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Our Active Learning Curriculum on Teachable includes the Illustrator Brushes, Textures and Resources as a Getting Started Bonus.

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There are currently 100+ Step by Step Tutorials, Challenges and Tool-Based Workflows in our Adobe Illustrator Active Curriculum on Teachable.  You can Follow Along to the Individual Learning Modules or Select a Tool-Based Workflow (Unit Block). There are plenty of Beginner Tutorials and Workflows to Learn while having Advance Challenges and Pro Series (Open-Format) as you Develop.
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All of our Tool-Based Workflows and Pro Series are in our Active Learning Curriculum on Teachable. You can Follow Along with a Unit Block to organize your week with a Learning Target and a Workflow. I would approach each Tool-Based Workflows as a 1-2 Week Unit (1-2 Hours/Day), and then Apply the Workflow to Your Own Artwork or Combine with our Open-Format Pro Series.
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Our Adobe Illustrator Active Learning Curriculum contains all 100 Full-Length Modules, Tool-Based Workflows, Pro Series and Unit Blocks with the Tutorial Resources to Follow Along. Each of Individual Learning Module aims to be completed in around or under an hour, so you have plenty of time for the rest of the day to apply the concepts to your Own Artwork.
FOLLOW ALONG

ACTIVE LEARNING

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Top notch video as usual man. Cheers!Made by Mighty
Thank you, thank you, thank you for all of your tutorials. It’s one think to draw on paper, yet another to create artwork directly in Illustrator and yet again a completely different game to take hand drawn work into Illustrator. You’ve managed to make this process make sense and again, I thank you for your video tutorials, they’ve been a real godsend.jeremy rozen
First time dive into Illustrator. This was great, learned a ton! ThanksPhilippe Lachenal
awesome tutorial.I have finally completed my first illustrator project!!!Thank you.Pirata Loco
I appreciate your videos. I have been an illustrator user for years and have my own ways of doing things. It’s great to see other ways of using tools and learning tricks I didn’t know were available! It’s also good to see you doing the same thing as me in other instances, confirming I’m on the right track!Andy Zenz
THANK YOU THIS IS MY FIRST DRAW THANK YOU FOR EXPLANING VERY WELL :DJonathan Juarez
Awesome tutorial! I don’t think I’ve picked up something so easily from someone who knows what they are doing. I managed to draw my first vector art and it was a joy! Great work keep it up!blitz145
Very clear and easy tutorial, indeed. Thank you so much! I’ve learned a lot through this clip.Hailie Burgess
thanks dude your tutorials really helped a beginner like me, keep up the awesome work!!!Giovani Linton
Love your video thanks so much. you blow Lynda.com out of the water!!!!Steve Yensel
A hero amongst artists 🙂 perfect. Thank you!Payton Pellitteri
Brilliant video. So much great info packed in here. I’m just getting started drawing cartoons with my Wacom tablet, and this was a huge help. Thumbs up and thanks!Dorian Staten
Wow Thanks Jason…was really struggling with making images with basic shapes. Your tutorial is helping me out!!Kishor Rajani
thanks a lot you are really one of my favorites, I like the steps you give us, and I’m so thankful for that effort you do for helping us :)Wessam Lotfi
Thank you so much man, I loved the way you explain this, I spent days looking for a good tutorial vid, thanks a lot, gonna keep watching your videos!!!Karel Marccenaro
Wow and wow. Your tutorials are just fantastic. Thank you so much for sharing these. I had always wondered how someone got such lovely inked lines for a drawing in illustrator. Keep up the great workJason Crawford
These tutorials are amazing. Just started using illustrator and really glad I found your channel. The only videos that explain everything step by stepAida Stan
Jason, thank you for the amazing tutorials. Very elegant and rational art style and workflow! I’ll probably go and watch every single tutorial.

Also thank you for sharing your brushes and sketches. Very useful resources!Riste Sekuloski

keep it buddy, u make good tutorial for a beginner like me. so pls. make more of it. thks its so helpfullDORMAN
You are definitely one of the best teachers I’ve found dealing with start to finish creative process. Great work!!!Jasen Fisher
Thank you loads! Compared to other tutorials, yours are just really well-explained and easy-to-follow. Can totally see that you’ve got a passion for what you’re doing and that’s just wonderful! 🙂 Keep it up, you’re doing an amazing job. Yulia Kachurova