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This must be one of the fastest ways to Learn Illustrator!
Illustrator provides many tools for creating and manipulating your artwork. These galleries provide a quick visual overview for each tool. Links below the tool take you to the nearest topic about using the particular tool, in case you want to read further.
For example, the Drawing Tool Gallery explains the Pen tool. Links below the tool take you to the nearest topic about using the particular tool, in case you want to read further.
See the following tool galleries for a quick look at the tools and how to use them.
- Selection tool gallery
- Drawing tool gallery
- Type tool gallery
- Painting tool gallery
- Reshaping tool gallery
- Symbolism tool gallery
- Graph tool gallery
- Slicing and cutting tool gallery
- Moving and zooming tool gallery
Every craftsman needs the right tool for the job. Illustrator has so many that sometimes I get confused, and just can’t find the tool I’m looking for. The following image is a life saver when it comes to quickly locating the right tool.
The above graphic is an extract from the Tools Panel overview from the Adobe Illustrator online help.