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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 11 Tutorial


CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 11 (for Mac and Windows) is the perfect “all in one” tool for designers. With version 11, CorelDRAW offers symbol support, roughen and smudge brushes, 3-point ellipse, rectangle and curve tools, to name just a few. The suite contains all the necessary tools for graphic design, page layout, photo editing and vector based animation including: CorelDRAW 11, Corel Photo-Paint 11, R.A.V.E. 2, CorelTRACE 11, Corel Capture 11, ten thousand professional clip-art images, fourteen hundred photos, one thousand TrueType I Fonts and more. Click on one of the movie topics below to start learning!

Introduction to Programs

Introduction
CorelDRAW 11
Corel PHOTO-PAINT 11
Corel R.A.V.E 2.0
CorelTRACE
Corel CAPTURE & Font Navigator (PC only)

Program Interface - All Programs

Launching Programs
The Windows
Toolbars
Customizing Toolbars
Adding Commands to Toolbars
Toolbar
Property Bar
Dockers & Pallets
Guides
Status Bar

Page Setup

Page Set-Up DRAW
R.A.V.E 2.0
PHOTO-PAINT - Introduction
PHOTO-PAINT - 1 bit Bitmap
PHOTO-PAINT - Grayscale
PHOTO-PAINT - Color
Adding Pages
Templates - DRAW

Viewing - DRAW/PHOTO-PAINT/R.A.V.E

Viewing Modes
Zooming
Panning
Navigator
Viewing Multiple Windows
Preview

Selecting & Moving - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Selecting
Marquee Select
Selecting Multiple Objects
Toggling Selections
Selecting Hidden Objects (PC Only)
Selecting within a Group
Moving
Constraining Movement
Nudging
Positioning Using the Property Bar
Positioning Transformation Docker pt. 1
Positioning Transformation Docker pt. 2
Undo

Masks - PHOTO-PAINT

Introduction to Masks
Mask Overlays
Mask Selection Options
Freehand Mask Tool
Removing & Inverting
Selecting & Moving
Magic Wand
Lasso Mask Tool
Magnetic Mask Tools
Brush Mask Tool
Color Mask
Image Cutout
Mask Options
Feathering
Masks from Paths

Transforming - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Sizing Objects
Modifying Options
Sizing Using Property Bar
Rotating
Skewing
Mirror

DRAWing - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Introduction to DRAWing Tools
Freehand Tool
Bezier Tool
3 Point Curve
Artistic Media - Presets
Artistic Media - Brush
Artistic Media - Sprayer
Artistic Media - Calligraphic Pen
Artistic Media - Pressure Sensitive
Pen & Polyline Tools
Interactive Connector Tool (DRAW)
Dimension Tools (DRAW)
Rectangles & Ovals
Shaping Rectangles
Shaping Ovals
Polygons
Perfect Shapes

DRAWing - PHOTO-PAINT

Rectangle & Ellipse
Polygon
Line
Path Tool

Editing Tools - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Introduction
Shaping Lines
Direction of Curves
Straight vs. Curved
Breaking Apart
Reducing Complexity
Knife Tool
Eraser
Smudge
Roughen Brush
Free Transform

Fills - DRAW/R.A.V.E/PHOTO-PAINT

Introduction
Pallets
Uniform Colors
Fountain Fills
Pattern Fill - 2 Color
Pattern Fill - Full Color
Pattern Fill - Bitmap Fills
Pattern Fill - Options
Textured Fills
PostScript Fills - DRAW
Color Pallet
Using Fills in PHOTO-PAINT
Interactive Fill Tool - DRAW/R.A.V.E
Interactive Fill Tool - PHOTO-PAINT
Mesh Tool - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Outlines - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Adding Outlines
Adding Outlines to Text
Line Styles
Corners & End Caps
Scale with Image
Calligraphy

Objects - PHOTO-PAINT

Introduction
Creating New Objects
Objects from Existing
Objects from Background
Grouping Objects
Combining Objects
Locking Transparency
Merge Mode & Opacity

Arranging Objects - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Align
Distribute
Combine
Break Apart
Weld/Trim & Intersect
Simplify/Trimming Back/Front
Order of Objects
Grouping & Ungrouping
Editing within Groups
Locking Objects

Text - DRAW/R.A.V.E (PHOTO-PAINT)

Introduction
Paragraph vs. Artistic Text
Artistic Text
Paragraph Text
Editing Basics
Converting Text
Importing Text
Font Formatting
Alignment
Resizing Text
Paragraph Frames
Text in Columns
Bullets & Tabs
Drop Caps
Copying Attributes
Change Case
Text Wrap
Text on a Path
Text on a Circle
Text in an Object

Text - PHOTO-PAINT

Creating Text
Filling Text
Fitting Text to Path

Interactive Tools - DRAW/R.A.V.E

Introduction
Blend pt. 1
Blend pt. 2
Contour
Distortion - Push-Pull
Distortion - Zipper
Distortion - Twister
Envelope pt. 1
Envelope pt. 2
Extrusion pt. 1
Extrusion pt. 2
Drop Shadows
Transparency Tool
Perspective

Miscellaneous DRAW/R.A.V.E

Power Clip
Editing a Power Clip
Symbols
Barcodes
Editing Bitmaps
Eyedropper & PHOTO-PAINT Bucket
Importing
Scrapbook
Exporting

Editing Images - PHOTO-PAINT

Introduction
Cropping
Stitching
Rotating
Flipping
Changing Resolution
Paper Size
Revert to Saved/Duplicates

Retouching - PHOTO-PAINT

Removing Moiré
Removing Red Eye
Removing Dust & Scratches
Cloning pt. 1
Cloning pt. 2
Cloning pt. 3
Eraser
Effects

Color Changes - PHOTO-PAINT

Color Modes
Adjusting Photos
One Touch Adjustment
Tone Curve pt. 1
Tone Curve pt. 2
Brightness/Contrast Intensity
Hue Saturation & Lightness
Desaturate
Lens

Filters

Introduction
3D Effects
Art Strokes
Blur & Sharpen
Camera
Textures
Repeat

Brushes

PHOTO-PAINT Brush
Image Sprayer
Undo Brush
Replace Color Brush

R.A.V.E

Introduction
Warning
Stage Set-Up
Timeline
The Span of Objects
Tweening pt. 1
Tweening pt. 2
Attaching to Curve
Repeating Animations
Type Sequencing
Sprites
Rollovers
Export Flash

Printing - DRAW/PHOTO-PAINT/R.A.V.E

Basic Printing
Printing Layout
Separations
Problems
PDF

CorelTRACE

Introduction
TRACE pt. 1
TRACE pt. 2
TRACE pt. 3
TRACE pt. 4

PC Only Programs

Corel CAPTURE
Font Navigator - Introduction
Navigator - Finding Fonts
Navigator - Installing
Navigator - Groups
Navigator - Previewing Fonts

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