Fixing strokes and isolating your edits


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Fixing strokes and isolating your edits

I'm still working inside the Calendar face.ai document that I opened the inside of the previous exercise. Since opening the document I lowered the line weight associated with the mouth and the nose to 1 point thick, and I also went ahead and assigned rounded joins to the nose. In this exercise we need to fix the tongue. Notice that the tongue is too high to really go inside the mouth. So it looks like it's sitting on the mouth instead of going into the lips and we need to fix that problem.

Now, you may say, Gosh it's awfully subtle Deke. I mean here we are at the 2400% zoom level and we can barely see the problem. Well you would be surprised my friends, and I say this from experience, a lot of painful experience, I must say. When you print an illustration to a high resolution printer you'll be surprised the problems that show up. Basically these little teeny problems get magnified and the last thing you want is virtual egg on your face. When you see that printed docume...

Fixing strokes and isolating your edits
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Fixing strokes and isolating your edits provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS3 One-on-One: The Essentials

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