This course builds upon the skills learned from Photoshop and is designed to provide a basic overview of digital media using the same tools as those used by professionals. This course includes practical experiences in both graphic/ digital design while using Adobe Illustrator, with Mac computers. It will provide students with an understanding of the digital tools used in Visual Arts while featuring practical, hands-on use of hardware and software for solving design application problems. Students will continue their knowledge of the tools and techniques most commonly used by contemporary artists and designers in the studio, and students will begin to learn about vector based applications. Students will also combine their background knowledge of pixels/Photoshop, to create comprehensive projects such as banners, logos and freehand drawing importing freehand drawing and coloring/painting.