Distributing objects on the artboard


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Distributing objects on the artboard

I have gone ahead and saved my progress so far as One Group aligned.ai because the central group of four checkers is aligned, exactly aligned to the center of the artboard, and what we are going to do in this exercise I'm going to show you how to distribute all the remaining checkers with respect to the artboard. And this has something that works out beautifully if your artboard and your checkers are designed to work with each other and designed to fit as ours are. Of course because after all everyone of the checkers are exactly the 16th of the area of the overall artboard meaning that they are designed to fit exactly four across and four up and down.

If your checkers weren't designed to fit exactly that way then you need to take advantage of a different method which I'll explain to you in the next exercise. All right, so here is what I want you to do. First of all go to the Align palette if you got it up on screen and make sure Align To is set to Align to Artboard. Very imp...

Distributing objects on the artboard
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Distributing objects on the artboard provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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