The Hide Edges command


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The Hide Edges command

If you have access to the exercise files, go ahead and open up the hide_edges file found in chapter 3. Now there is another important feature that comes in the play when working inside of Illustrator. And basically that is when you click on an object you start to see all the anchor points and the paths get highlighted as well. This just makes it easy for me as a user to identify, which paths are selected. Now in this case we have group over here selected. There's a lot of anchor points here. In fact some times the visibility of those anchors get in the way of me being able to interface with my design. It's hard for me maybe to visualize what this design may look like. For example let's go ahead dive into that actual logo of GROUNDSWELL. Maybe we want to explore using different color. Maybe instead of using black we want to try different color.

So what will I first do is I'll isolate the logo. Do you remember how we use isolation mode? I would simply take my black arrow ...

The Hide Edges command
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The Hide Edges command provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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