Adjusting the spikes for a better effect


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Adjusting the spikes for a better effect

In this movie, we're going to modify our spikes in order to achieve a better effect, one that looks a little more consistent. And the great thing is that we can do so just by editing those original nine spikes. So, we don't have to spend a lot of time messing with every single spike appearance that we see on screen. The first thing that you want to do is just click, regardless of which arrow tool you have selected, just click on some spike some place in order to select it.

And then inside the appearance panel, click on layer in order to gain access to your transform effects once again. And now I'm going to zoom in. The reason that we have this big gap here is because the rectangle shoved over the left edge. So now we need to move this group, the flipped spikes in to the right just a little bit. So you want to click on that second appearance of the word Transform, the bottom one. And then here inside the Transform Effect dialog box, turn on the Preview check box, click inside the Horizontal M...

Adjusting the spikes for a better effect
Video duration: 7m 20s 4h 57m Intermediate

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Adjusting the spikes for a better effect provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Designing a Retro-Style Superhero

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Design
Software:
Illustrator Photoshop
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