Illustrator: Perspective Drawing

Illustrator: Perspective Drawing

Whether you're creating simple shapes or a bustling street scene, see how to add a sense of depth and space in your vector artwork with Illustrator's powerful perspective tools. In this course, Adobe Certified Instructor Kevin Stohlmeyer explains the differences between one-, two-, and three-point perspective, while showing how to use the Perspective Grid for creating perspective artwork. Then learn how to add elements to the grid, and position, scale, and transform objects in perspective so that they blend within your scene.

Topics include:

  • Exploring perspective drawing
  • Activating the Perspective Grid and exploring its parts
  • Adjusting vanishing points, grid planes, and the horizon
  • Moving the Perspective Grid
  • Using the Plane Switching widget
  • Drawing and selecting objects
  • Attaching objects to the grid and releasing them
  • Creating and editing text
  • Moving objects along a plane
  • Automatic plane positioning
  • Scaling objects
  • Using symbols in perspective
  • Adding finishing touches


  • 英文名称:Illustrator: Perspective Drawing
  • 时长:26分2秒
  • 字幕:英语


  1. Welcome
  2. What you should know before watching this course
  3. Using the exercise files
  4. Type of perspectives
  5. Activating the Perspective Grid in Illustrator
  6. The parts of the Perspective Grid
  7. Adjusting vanishing points
  8. Adjusting grid planes
  9. Adjusting the horizon, grid cells, and extent
  10. Moving the Perspective Grid
  11. The Plane Switching widget
  12. The Perspective Selection tool
  13. Drawing and selecting objects
  14. Attaching objects
  15. Releasing objects
  16. Creating and editing text
  17. Moving objects along a plane
  18. Precise movement
  19. Automatic plane positioning
  20. Scaling objects
  21. Using symbols in perspective
  22. Adjusting the Perspective Grid and the vanishing point
  23. Adding finishing touches to the perspective drawing
  24. Next steps