Introducing Graphic Styles


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Introducing Graphic Styles

In this exercise, I am going to introduce you to the Graphic Styles panel, which allows you to save collections of dynamic effects as well as transparency settings, multiple fill and stroke attributes, basically anything that you can build up in the Appearance panel, and then you can reassign those graphic styles anytime you like. You can even mix and match them as we'll see in an upcoming exercise. I'm working inside a file called Graphic style collection.ai. It's found inside your 23_dynamic_effects folder. And to bring up the Graphic Styles panel, you go to the Window menu and you choose Graphic Styles.

Now notice I was telling you that Graphic Styles allow you to save anything that you can collect inside the Appearance panel and so that you have very similar keyboard shortcuts, Shift+F6 for Appearance and Shift+F5 for Graphic Styles. So you can choose that command. You can also click on this icon right there. I'll go ahead and escape out of the menu. Notice there is a sor...

Introducing Graphic Styles
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Introducing Graphic Styles provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design
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Illustrator
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