How fills and strokes affect 3D artwork


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How fills and strokes affect 3D artwork

In Illustrator we have basic rules. For example, we know that we have vector paths and then we apply appearances to those vector paths by the fills and strokes and then we can also apply effects. Now the 3D feature inside of Illustrator is a Live Effect and hence it abides by all these rules. So at a very basic level, it's important to realize how 3D works with fills and strokes. So let's take a look, I have two objects that appear over here. Very simple objects, one is just a regular live text object and here is just a regular basic path. Both of these have fill and stroke attributes applied to them.

I have the identical objects over here. However, in this particular case, there are no strokes, there are only fills applied to the same objects. So I'm going to apply a basic 3D effect to all of these objects so we can see a difference between objects that do or do not have stroke attributes applied. So I'm just going to press Command+A or Ctrl+A to select all the object...

How fills and strokes affect 3D artwork
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How fills and strokes affect 3D artwork provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Design
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