Applying a stroke to an entire layer


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Applying a stroke to an entire layer

In this movie, I'll show you how to embed an extra stroke into the group that contains the triangle, as well as stroke the entire layer--which is possible in Illustrator--in order to convert the current version of the nautilus shell into this one here, which features this black stroke, that not only goes all the way around the shell, but coils all the way in through the interior as well. So the first thing that we need to do is go ahead and zoom way in on that triangle, and I want to take this bottom segment here. So I'll press the A key in order to access the White Arrow tool and I'll click along that bottom segment to select it, and then I'll press Ctrl+C or Cmd+C on the Mac in order to copy it, and I'll press Ctrl+F or Cmd+F on the Mac in order to paste it in front.

And it should appear inside the group, which it looks like it did, but I can confirm that here inside the Layers panel as well by twirling open the Nautilus layer, and then I'll twirl open the Group...

Applying a stroke to an entire layer
Video duration: 6m 24s 11h 2m Advanced

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Applying a stroke to an entire layer 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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Design
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Illustrator
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