Creating a custom drop shadow effect


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Creating a custom drop shadow effect

I save my progress as Custom letterform.ai and let's go ahead and reinstate things here to the way they looked before. I'll turn off the text & symbol layer which contains that item I just created. I'll twirl open the t-shirt's layer, turn back on type and than I need to turn on the background as well. All right, so notice that the T-shirt is separated from its background by this kind of wiggly drop shadow and that's a combination of a few dynamic effects working together. So let me show you how those were put together, again in the interest of transitioning from advance type to advance color, don't you know! And if you take a look at this t-shirt's layers, if you are working along with, if you've got it expanded then you can scroll down the list a little bit and you'll see an FX item right there.

So the topmost of the two FX items, they are just copies of both these because we have two art boards with the same things on them. The top one is the one ...

Creating a custom drop shadow effect
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Creating a custom drop shadow effect provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Advanced

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