The Cat

| home | 1-new file | 2-eyes | 3-nose | 4-snout | 5-teeth | 6-body | 7-ears | 8-belly | 9-fur | 10-stripes |
| 11-paws | 12-tail | 13-final touches |

Below you will find directions, images and movies that teach you how to create a cute tiger cat in Illustrator. The original tutorial was written by Andrea Austoni.

I have added additional directions, images, and video demonstrations to help my beginning Illustrator students complete the tutorial to create this adorable cat by Andrea Austoni.


1 - Create a new file (movie)

  1. Launch Illustrator
  2. Select File > New and use the settings below to create the file:
  3. Click the OK button
  4. Turn on the Windows for Gradient, Color, Swatches, Layers, and Navigator.
  5. Reposition those windows so they are easily accessible since you will be using them the most.
ne file