This best-selling Visual QuickStart Guide has been the textbook of choice in classrooms and the go-to tutorial and reference for art and design professionals. This edition includes the trademark features: clear, concise, step-by-step instructions; hundreds of full-color illustrations; screen captures of program features; and supplemental tips and sidebars in every chapter.This fully updated edition for Illustrator CC covers the new enhancements and features, including significant upgrades to the interface, unembed an image, multiple file placement, images in Brushes, and touch type and Free Transform tool. The new and updated Illustrator CC features are clearly marked with bright red stars in both the table of contents and main text. Students can follow the steps in a tutorial fashion, or use the book as a reference guide to individual program features. Many of the key illustrations used in the book are available via Web download for practice by students.