How To Create And Edit Layers In Illustrator Cs6


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Creating and editing layers

As you continue to work as a graphic designer, you're go find that not everyone is nice enough to use layers in their design. So if someone ever sends you artwork that doesn't have layers currently in the document, I am going to show you how to remedy that by creating and editing your own layers along the way. So in this case, I have got a piece of artwork here, and it doesn't have layers in it, necessarily. It's got one single layer called Background, and if I expand this out, you can see that it's got several different groups, and subgroups, and sublayers, and it's just a big mess, making it hard for me to find everything that I'm looking for.

So what I am going to do is create several layers to help me out with the organizational structure. The first thing I am going to do is take inventory of the document that I'm looking at, and decide exactly what pieces are going to go on each layer. So I know for a fact that I want to create a layer for this photograp...

Creating and editing layers
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Creating and editing layers provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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