Creating ruler guides


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Creating ruler guides

Now in a previous exercise, we went ahead and opened up this illustration Horus.ai included inside the 03_Line_Art folder, and we clicked on the Horus layer to make sure it's active. And I ask you this point, have you ever been so excited to draw in your life? Me neither. It's just. I don't know what it is. Something in the air I think. So here's what we're going to do. Before we draw we're going to establish some guidelines and guidelines are extremely important because they not only serve as visual guides inside of your illustration, but they also serve as snapping guides. They're not going to bite you. The idea is that objects snap into alignment with them so that you're ensured that everything lines up properly.

Even if an object looks like it's aligned on screen when you go to print it, it could be a little bit crooked. With guidelines you ensure that nothing is crooked. Everything is straight an aligned and ready to go, because a lot of what we...

Creating ruler guides
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Creating ruler guides provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS3 One-on-One: The Essentials

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