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Illustrator for Jewelry Design

at New York Jewelry Design Institute - Midtown

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Midtown, Manhattan
17 West 45th St Ste 904
Btwn 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, New York 10036
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 8

What you'll learn in this jewelry design class:

This is an Intensive Adobe Illustrator Class for Jewelry Designers with master instructor, Martinu Schneegass. It is a beginner class concentrating on the most popular techniques used in Jewelry industry today. This class is perfect for both new and experienced designers who want to learn how to master Adobe Illustrator to design jewelry or simply recreate their own hand drawn sketches. Students will also learn how to present technical drawings for flawless visual communication. Final presentation boards can be used for clients, buyers or put into a portfolio. If you want to improve your Illustrator skills and a learn how to design jewelry with Adobe Illustrator this class is for you.

Takeaways
  • Draw stone shapes and multi-stone settings.
  • Use AI to render your drawings in metals & textures.
  • Use AI basic tool for jewelry design and production.
  • Create your own custom A3 or A4 blueprint with specification of sourced material.
  • Create technical drawings for manufacturing/presentations.
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Q: Can I make up a class if I miss one? 
A:
 You are allowed one absence for a class. You will be able to make plans with the instructor on the first day of class to make arrangements to get any missed assignments. Usually you will meet the instructor 1 hour before the next class (following the class missed) to get caught up. Assignments can be emailed ahead of time.

Q: Are materials provided and included in the cost of the class?
A:
No. Bring your own laptop and wireless mouse.

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Question from Gracie
Can you use Illustrator on a PC instead of Mac in this class?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Gracie! Yes, you can use it on either. The student is required to have the latest version downloaded on the laptop.
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If I have an older version of Illustrator already on my laptop (Illustrator CS3) can I use that in this class?
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Hi Gracie! It’s best to use the most current version of the Illustrator to get the most out of the class. Thank you.
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Hello, I would like to attend, but I live out US, Have you thought about an intensive course of 6 consecutive days?
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Hi there! Unfortunately, the class is designed to meet once a week for 4 weeks - the school updated the number of sessions, so instead of 6, they cut it to 4 sessions. Hope this helps!
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Hello, how soon this class is planning to be scheduled?
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Reviews of Classes at New York Jewelry Design Institute (15)

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Illustrator for Jewelry Design
Reviewed by Lisa L. on 8/27/2015
This class was a great introduction to jewelry rendering. Be willing to learn a lot!
Illustrator for Jewelry Design
Reviewed by Renee L. on 2/11/2016
Illustrator for Jewelry Design
Reviewed by Melissa B. on 10/30/2015
Illustrator for Jewelry Design
Reviewed by Kirsten P. on 2/1/2015
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New York Jewelry Design Institute

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