Adjusting appearance with live effects


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Adjusting appearance with live effects

Another great way to change the appearance of objects that you create is to utilize Illustrator's Effects, and in this movie, I'll be exploring ways that you can apply these effects to change the look and feel of the artwork that you create. The first thing you have to do is target an object on screen. In order to do that, just grab your Selection tool, and click an object. In this case, I'll select this form field right here. I am also going to make sure that I'm working on the fill, because I might make some changes to it down the road. In order to start making effects, you have to first target an object, like I said, and then go up to the Effect menu, and find the effects that you want.

When you look at the Effect menu, you're going to see that there are two separate types of effects. The first are Illustrator effects; the second are what are called Photoshop effects. These top effects here are what we call live effects. They're able to be applied, edited, an...

Adjusting appearance with live effects
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Adjusting appearance with live effects provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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