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What is CorelDRAW?

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The 3 User Profiles that use CorelDRAW Graphic Suite

• Profile 1 – Graphics and Creative Professionals

• Profile 2 – Production Professionals

• Profile 3 – Occasional Graphic Users

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The CorelDRAW Graphic Suite X8 Package

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Get Started in CorelDRAW

• Starting and Quitting CorelDRAW

• Launching CorelDRAW for the First Time

• Welcome Screen

• Choosing A Workspace

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Understanding The Fundamentals

• About Vector Graphics and Bitmaps

• Pantone Matching System

• CMYK = Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black.

• RGB = Red, Green and Blue

• What's the difference between JPEG, PNG, GIF and TIFF?

• Other File Formats – CDR, AI, PDF and EPF Files

• High Resolution or Low Resolution?

• DPI and Printers

• Top 3 Large Format Printing Requirements

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Starting a New Drawing

• Starting and Opening Drawings

• Starting New Drawings

• Opening Existing Drawings

• Start a New Drawing (Create a New Document Dialogue Box)

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CorelDRAW Workspace

• CorelDRAW Terms

• CorelDRAW Application Window

• Customizing Workspace Appearance

• Standard Toolbar

• More About Toolbars

• Customizing toolbars

• Property Bar

• Status Bar

• Dockers

• Exploring the Toolbox

• Locating tools in the Toolbox

• Exploring the Tools

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Working with Multiple Drawings

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Undoing, Redoing and Repeating Actions

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Zooming, Panning and Scrolling

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Previewing Drawing

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Choosing Viewing Modes

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Saving Drawings

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Embedding Fonts & Substituting Fonts

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Importing Files & Exporting Files

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Backing Up and Recovering Files

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Closing Drawings

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Drawing Lines

• Freehand and Polyline Tools

• 2-Point Line Tool

• Bezier and Pen Tools

• B-Spline Tool

• 3-Point Curve Tool

• Smart Drawing Tool

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Artistic Media Tool

• Drawing calligraphic, pressure-sensitive and preset lines

• Applying Brushstrokes

• Spraying objects along a line

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Formatting Lines and Outlines

• Creating Cuttable Outlines

• Adding Arrowheads to Lines and Curves

• Closing Multiple Line Segments

• Drawing Dimension Lines

• Drawing Connector and Callout Lines

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Pressure-sensitive Pens and Devices

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Drawing Shapes

• Drawing Rectangles and Squares

• Rounded, Scalloped and Chamfered Corners

• Drawing Ellipses, Circles, Arcs and Pie Shapes

• Drawing Polygons and Stars (Star and Complex Stars)

• Drawing Grids and Spirals

• Drawing Predefined Shapes

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Working with Objects

• Selecting Objects

• Copying, Cutting and Deleting Objects

• Duplicating Objects

• Copying objects at a specified position

• Copying Objects Quickly

• Copying Object Properties, Transformations and Effects

• Sizing and Scaling Objects

• Rotating and Mirroring Objects

• Grouping Objects

• Aligning and Distributing Objects

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Filling Objects

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Changing the Transparency

• Applying Uniform Transparency

• Applying Fountain Transparency

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Adding Three-dimensional Effects to Objects

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Creating Extrusions, Bevels Effects

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Creating Drop Shadows

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Text

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Inserting Special Characters, Symbols, and Glyphs

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Tracing Bitmaps and Editing Traced Results

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Printing

 

 

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call on 083 714 7614 for available dates

 

 

5 DAY CORELDRAW COURSE CONTENT