Exploring the Appearance palette


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Exploring the Appearance palette

In this exercise I'm going to introduce you to our sample project file and we are going to inspect one of the objects inside the Appearance palette, so that you can see just the amazing things you can accomplish with the Appearance palette. I also want to show you a way in which it's been newly enhanced inside Illustrator CS4. And I'm going to show you this really amazing text formatting attribute that I think you want to be aware of. All right, so I've got two files open here inside of Illustrator. One is called One-eyed petroglyph.jpg. You can open pixel-based image files inside of Illustrator if you want to, and that's what I have done here. And this is a photograph of a petroglyph. I believe it's an Anasazi petroglyph that features this giant one-eyed creature with these arms akimbo. That's what I'm imagining them to be anyway.

And then he has got this sort of tubular body and down here he's got the sort of Mickey Mouse shoes going on, and yet he ...

Exploring the Appearance palette
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Exploring the Appearance palette provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design
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