Aligning key letters


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Aligning key letters

In this exercise are going to begin the work aligning our letters with the checkers in the background. So we have 16 checkers, we have got letters and numbers and we are good to go. Everybody has got a date, don't you know? I have gone ahead and save my progress as Grouped outlines.ai, so called because I have grouped every single one of these objects right here and you can see that's the case if you twirl open the letters layer. You are going to see T in front because I moved it to the front of the stack. Everybody else is in sort of opposite legibility order here. So we started at the bottom reading EEN and then SLAW, upside down of course and then BABY and then finally 2009 and then T.

I have gotten rid by the way of my point text objects and I have also gone ahead and move T back into its original position because we don't want the T align to the upper left hand corner. Instead the letter we are looking for is 9, which isn't a letter actually. It is a number but th...

Aligning key letters
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Aligning key letters provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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