Before going in-depth on our main topic how to make a vector in illustrator it is more important to know briefly about vectors and illustrator. Illustrator is greatly used in the graphic designing industry and it is a must to have software for almost every graphic designer. It is designed especially for making vector graphics which can then be used for many purposes.
Also, vector graphics are much different than those designed in Adobe Photoshop which are called Raster Graphics. I want you to follow along till the end of this article carefully in order to get to know about it in detail.
1. Understanding Vector Graphics and Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator is a software that is developed by Adobe and it is specially designed for making vector graphics. It is one of the most used vector graphic designing software.
1.1 What are Vector Graphics?
Vector graphics are such type of graphics that are made up of straight or curved lines, points, shapes, etc. and they are utilized with the help of different tools in such a sequenced manner in order to make a special type of vector graphic e.g. Logo Design, flyers, pamphlets, brand identity design, and also different type of vector art based on different illustrations.
One of the main specialties of vector graphics is that unlike raster graphics their quality is not reduced even when they are scaled up or down and zoomed in or out.
1.2 What is Adobe Illustrator?
Illustrator is an advanced Vector-based Graphics Designing software and it is greatly used for making Logos, Cartoons, etc. it is not a resolution-dependent software which means that it doesn’t work on the basis of pixels, and the dimensions of a project are defined on the basis of inches.
2. How to make a vector in Illustrator?
There are different types of vector graphics like logo design, flyers, pamphlets, brand identity design, illustration based vector art, signboards, etc. but here I’m sharing a tutorial video with you on logo design which is enough for you to understand how can you make a vector in illustrator by using different available tools.
Adobe Illustrator is one of the best software for making illustration-based vector graphics i.e. logos, pamphlets, etc. After carefully watching and following from start to end the above tutorial, you must have foundational knowledge about how can you make a vector graphic in illustrator. I tried to make it as simple as I could and it is very easy for anyone to understand this tutorial and learn it.
The purpose of sharing a complete tutorial video is to provide you guys with the proper understanding of how to make a vector in Illustrator. Also, let me know in the comment section what do you think about all the stuff in this article?