Creating template layers


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Creating template layers

In the previous movie we were exploring the different settings for layers and there was a setting there called template. Let's take a look at what that means here inside of Illustrator. I'm using a file from the example files from Chapter09 called the template_layers, and I'm go ahead to the Layers panel and just choose to open that up here, so you can take a look at it. On this particular layer, you will notice that I have an image. This image is embedded, and I have boarded now into Illustrator, and I might want to use this as a base for me to create a design. I don't want to trace it using the Live Trace feature inside of Illustrator; we will talk about later on this particular title. However, for now, I might want to use my Pen tool or some of the Drawing tools, to kind of draw my own shapes, but base it somewhat on this, to map it more towards a more traditional way of drawing. You know, there is some designers who would take a piece of artwork, and put a piece of t...

Creating template layers
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Creating template layers provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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