I hope this is helpful. This tutorial is designed for beginners at Illustrator that just need a little push to help explore and develop tecniques to using the program. It covers topics such as:
Drawing lines & curves with the pen tool
Editing & coloring shapes
In-Depth look at the Pathfinder tool & how to use it
In-Depth look at the Gradient tool & how to use it
Please feel free to send me a note with any questions you may have, I'll do my best to answer them.
of this tutorial can be found here: [link]