Combining Screen with 100K Black


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Combining Screen with 100K Black

In this exercise and the next, I'm going to walk you through one of many possible advanced blending scenarios inside of Illustrator. My intention is to help you understand how you can exploit blending in order to achieve any effect you want. However, I'll warn you upfront, this is a little mind bending. It's a little hard to keep up with. So I'll do my best, you do yours. I have gone ahead and saved my progress as Masked layers.ai and you will notice at the top of the Layers palette is this hidden layer called Text items. Go ahead and turn it on, so that we can see its contents and then twirl the Text items layer open. Now this is live editable text. It's set in the font called Nueva Std that ships along with many skews of Creative Suite 4. If you have it, great. If you don't, don't worry too much about it, just watch what I'm doing here inside the video.

Notice that the top text is called Pied Pianist. It's just white text and a black background, no...

Combining Screen with 100K Black
Video duration: 7m 43s 12h 54m Intermediate

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Combining Screen with 100K Black 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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Design
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Illustrator
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