Applying graphic styles


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Applying graphic styles

Drawing can be a lot of fun when using Illustrator. But if you have to draw the same thing over-and-over again it can get a little bit tiring. From a pure business perspective it's always great to be more efficient than the work that you do that way you can get more work done, and hopefully make more money. One of the most powerful ways to become more efficient in your work in Illustrator is using graphic styles. In a program like for example QuarkXPress or InDesign where you are working with a lot of text there is a concept of paragraph or character styles. And by using these styles you have the ability to tag certain areas of text. That way when changes need to be made across through entire documents all you have to do is update the style. Since all the text is tagged and knows what it is, it automatically updates as well.

Well, the same concept applies here inside of Illustrator using something called graphic styles. Graphic styles is a way to memorize all the settings that are ...

Applying graphic styles
Video duration: 10m 8s 9h 42m Intermediate

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Applying graphic styles 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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