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Explore Adobe Illustrator features.

Learn all about the tools and techniques you can use to create crisp, scalable graphics in Illustrator.

Create precise lines and shapes that you can combine to make gorgeous graphics.

Turn prompts into editable graphics.

Generate customisable, scalable vector graphics with a simple description and Text to Vector Graphic. Make icons, patterns and more for brand assets, social graphics and beyond.

Design illustrations with precision.

Use the Pen tool to make straight and curved lines you can edit with anchor points. Combine it with the Curvature and Pencil tool to draw anything you can imagine.

Create curves easily.

Draw intuitive curved lines and shapes using the Curvature tool. Make C-shaped and S-shaped curves and even draw straight lines to make a complete shape.

Build complex shapes.

Combine common shapes to make complex ones with the Shape Builder tool. Make bold, geometric designs for icons and more.

Draw expressive lines.

Create easy-to-edit, stylish lines with the Paintbrush tool. Add texture and create your own brushes for a customised look.

Create freeform sketches.

Draw naturally with a mouse or stylus with the Pencil tool to create fast sketches and get a hand-drawn look.

Select, move, rotate, scale and transform your artwork.

Select an object.

Click an object with the Selection tool to drag it to a new position or resize it.

Make precise line and shape edits.

Use the Direct Selection tool to choose a single point or path segment and then move or adjust it.

Select one element of a design.

Use the Group Selection tool to isolate one object in a unified design and edit it without affecting the others.

Select and edit similar elements.

Use the Magic Wand tool to select objects with similar features in one click and then adjust their colour and more at the same time.

Select objects by freehand.

Quickly select several objects at once by drawing around them with the Lasso tool, then move and edit them as a group.

Organise your canvas.

Make multiple artboards of any size for all your design elements with the Artboard tool.

Add and edit text in your designs.

Add text to any design.

Use the Type tool to add letters, words or even paragraphs to your designs. Create posters, logos and more with fonts that fit your style.

Bend text to along line or shape.

Seamlessly blend words and illustrations with the Type on a Path tool. Use it to curve your text around any shape or line.

Type in a vertical line.

Add text in a streamlined column to your designs with the Vertical Type tool.

Add dimension and colour to create designs that leap off the screen.

Create a gradual colour blend.

Use the Gradient tool to fill objects with subtle transitions between colours. Make linear, radial and flowy freeform gradients.

Add depth to designs.

Mimic the reflection of light on objects with the Mesh tool to create designs with life-like qualities.

Make 3D artwork.

Add realistic effects, lighting and textures that turn 2D art into 3D designs using the options and presets in the 3D and Materials panel.

Make small or dramatic changes to a line or a shape.

View design elements at new angles.

Turn an object around a fixed point with the Rotate tool to get the perfect placement.

Make a mirror reflection.

Flip a design element over an axis with the Reflect tool and use it to create symmetrical designs.

Create designs at any size.

From small-scale stickers to giant billboards, resize your designs as big or small as you want with the Scale tool— no quality lost.

Select a colour and use it elsewhere.

Use the Eyedropper tool to pick a colour from one part of your design and apply it somewhere new.

Cut up shapes to make something new.

Split a line or shape at an anchor point with the Scissors tool to create multiple objects or to trim away parts you don’t want.

Combine shapes and colours.

Morph the shapes and colours of two or more objects with the Blend tool to make dimensional creations with graduated hues.

We’re always adding new features to Illustrator so you can create with precision and control.

Generate colour with simple text prompts.

Explore endless colour combinations. Use Generative Recolor to turn words and concepts into colour palettes and apply them to your designs.

Identify and edit fonts in any image.

With Retype, you can quickly identify and edit any font in an image or outlined vector text. Detect the closest match from Adobe Fonts, swap in new type and edit the text right in the image.

Make realistic mockups in one click.

Visualise what your designs will look like in real life with Mockup. Place your vector artwork on a blank product image and it will automatically adjust to corners and curves for realistic results.

Create and edit graphics online.

Make vector graphics, design with text and more right in your browser with Illustrator on the web (beta). Open existing projects, upload files and create totally new work.

Learn Illustrator right in the app.

Grow your skills with built-in tutorials, tool guides and creative inspiration right at your fingertips.

Intertwine text and objects.

Loop, overlap and weave design elements together with Intertwine to add unique depth to your work.

What can you create in Illustrator?

Find out how to use the tools and features in real-world design projects like logos, banners, icons and more — then try them for yourself.

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Create designs, icons, logos and more with Illustrator

20+ photo, graphic design and video apps

Use thousands of free templates to make standout content with an Adobe Express Premium plan

Fonts, images, tutorials and more

100 GB cloud storage

1,000 monthly generative credits

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Create designs, icons, logos and more with Illustrator

Use thousands of free templates to make standout content with an Adobe Express Premium plan

Fonts, images, tutorials and more

1 TB cloud storage

500 monthly generative credits

Exclusive business features

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The full version of Illustrator, plus an Adobe Express Premium plan, more than 20 apps for design, video and exclusive business features.

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Create designs, icons, logos and more with Illustrator

20+ photo, graphic design and video apps

Use thousands of free templates to make standout content with an Adobe Express Premium plan

Fonts, images, tutorials and more

1 TB cloud storage

1,000 monthly generative credits

Exclusive business features