Creating and editing groups


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Creating and editing groups

Back in Chapter 04, we spoke about making selections inside of Illustrator. As we know, when we want to move things or change the attributes of things inside of Illustrator, we need to first make some selections. In addition, there are many times inside of Illustrator where I create certain graphics, and those graphics always need to move together. For example, I have this flower that I created right here, and in the center of the flower is a different circle. I can't really see a time when I might want to just click and drag this flower to move to a different position, but leave that middle of the circle behind.

I always want to move these two together. In fact, I have kind of taking these four objects here, two flowers and the two centers, and I have treated them as one graphic here. So, if I have to Shift+Click on each of these four objects every single time that I want to make an adjustment to that piece of art, it can become very tedious, very quickly. Let me press Undo here for ...

Creating and editing groups
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Creating and editing groups provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS5 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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