Fixing strokes and isolating edits


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Fixing strokes and isolating edits

In this exercise, we are going to take care of a problem that exists here inside of the tongue and mouth region. Basically we have an alignment issue going on. I'm working still inside the Calendar face.ai file that I opened at the beginning of the previous exercise and I'm going to go ahead and zoom in. We can't really see the problem when we were zoomed out but it starts appearing at around 1600%, then we see it very nicely at 2400%. Which may make you ask, is that really that important? I mean this little bit of alignment problem, you can see. As the tongue goes too high and goes into the lips, is that really going to show up in print? And the answer is very possibly not necessarily, but this is the kind of problem I have run into on a regular basis. I have encountered these a lot over the years and if you want them, if they are on purpose then great. If they are not on purpose, I think they look just absolutely rotten, I think they look amateurish and so I like to elimin...

Fixing strokes and isolating edits
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Fixing strokes and isolating edits 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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