Expanding appearances


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Expanding appearances

So now we understand why Live Effects are called Live Effects, because they don't affect the underlying path structure. They only affect the appearance of a particular object, which means that as you make changes to that underlying structure, those changes now are reflected in the actual final appearance of that object. However, there maybe times when we actually want to see the path structure changing based on the appearance that you have made. Let's take a look at one example of where that would be important. I'm working at the same appearances file. I just reopen the file again. I'm going to select that object right now and let's go ahead and leave the regular fill and stroke that set right now and let's apply a different type of effect to this object. For example, when we go over here and choose to add a new effect and rather than choose 3D, let's go ahead and choose Distort and Transform and maybe I'll choose one here called Twist.

Twist basically a...

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

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