Adjusting the speed of a blend


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Adjusting the speed of a blend

In this movie I'll show you how you can use the control handles on a spine in order to adjust the speed of a blend. And the idea here is that this arrangement of posts doesn't quite match the way things would appear in real life. And even though these are kind of cartoon posts with stroked outlines, I do want them to more or less subscribe to the rules of perspective drawing. What we should have is this effect here so that the post aren't exactly equally spaced and the spacing actually becomes wider as we progress from right to left, that is as the post come toward us.

So I'll go ahead and switch to the illustration in progress here, and I'll click on any one of the posts to select it, and notice that the posts are sufficiently far apart that illustrator has automatically assigned a spine. And so all we need to do is add control handles to the spine and then adjust the control handles as well. So I'll go ahead and select that Convert Anchor Point tool from the Pe...

Adjusting the speed of a blend
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Adjusting the speed of a blend provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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