Adjusting envelope settings


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Adjusting envelope settings

Enveloping in Illustrator is an extremely powerful feature and as such there are many different settings that are kind of buried deep inside of the feature and depending on the type of artwork that you are using you may find it necessary to explore some of these settings. So let's take a closer look. I'm working in this file called edit_envelope. I'm going to select both of these elements right here. This object is currently set to the top of the stacking order. So I'm going to use the Make with Top Object command in order to turn this particular element into an envelope. So I'm going to go to the Object menu here.

I'm going to choose Envelope Distort. I'm now going to choose Make with Top Object. So great. I have my envelope that I have created, but now I want to go ahead and I want to modify some of the settings for that envelope. Now you will notice that over here at sometimes you will see some of the distortion that appears maybe here in the S or the U. ...

Adjusting envelope settings
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Adjusting envelope settings provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Design
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Illustrator
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