Organizing your guides


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Organizing your guides

In this exercise I'm going to show you how to organize and manage your guides inside of Illustrator and while this may sound like a fairly dry topic, it's not. It's very exciting, plus it's essential. If you take the time to relegate your guides to an independent layer, then you afford yourself more control over those guides and the entire illustration process in the future. If you've been working along with me inside of the Horus.ai file, then keep on working. If you want to catch up with me, you can open this illustration right here. It's called Guides are go.ai, and it's included inside the 03_Line_Art folder.

Now I need you to make sure that your guides are unlocked. So if you'll take a moment to go to the View menu, go down here to Guides and turn off the Lock Guides command if indeed it's turned on. So I'm going to go ahead and turn the command off. Now all we can select the guides, and I'm going to go ahead and click on one of the guid...

Organizing your guides
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Organizing your guides 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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Design
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