Understanding the stacking order


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Understanding the stacking order

We are now on the Page 20 of your working file, the subject of stacking order, and this is a very important subject, so do spend some time here, because this will really affect your ability to design over time. Now, first of all, I am going to simply select my Rectangle tool, and then I'm going to click on a color. Now click; don't worry about that. We'll discuss that later. Click OK. Now, the reason I've done this is so that when I draw a rectangle, it has that blue color in it automatically.

So I am going to click and drag, and click and drag, and you notice every time I create a new rectangle, automatically that rectangle is over the top of the last rectangle. Well, that is what we call the stacking order. CorelDRAW automatically creates the stacking order for you. Always the last object you create is at the top of the stacking order, and of course, the first object is at the bottom of the stacking order.

But as we design, we will want to change the order of objects to...

Understanding the stacking order
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Understanding the stacking order provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Scott Georgeson as part of the CorelDRAW Essential Training

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Design
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