Object, group, and layer attributes


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Object, group, and layer attributes

So we have a very basic understanding of what appearances are, what groups and layers are, and how they all interact with each other, and it's really important to kind of, bring them all together and understand how, when you create a document, each of these can offer individual benefits, especially when they are all used together. It's extremely important, when working with artwork that other people have created, to understand how those documents were created. And in fact, the Layers panel can help you reverse engineer better than any other file. This becomes extremely important when people start applying appearances at the object, group, and even layer level. Let's take a closer look.

I have three surfboards here in this particular file, the file called object_group_layer, and you can find this in Chapter 09 of the exercise files. I'm going to go to this first particular shape right here and click on it. In fact, I make sure that I have my Appearance panel open, and l...

Object, group, and layer attributes
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Object, group, and layer attributes 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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