Placing an image as a template


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Placing an image as a template

All right kids, if you're following along with me, you should have open a document called 4-Mishi drawing.ai. It's found inside the 07_pen_tool folder and then inside of a subfolder called Mishipizheu. No, not Machu Picchu, but rather Mishipizheu. All right now that you have the document open and ready to go and you understand what we're dealing with here, I want to show you how to import a scanned image or digital photograph, in our case, same difference, into an illustration as a tracing template. So I'm going to go ahead and take the template layer that resides inside of this document right now and I'm going to throw it away so that I can show you how to re-create it, don't you know.

And now I'm going to go up to the File menu. I invite you to do the same thing if you'd like, and choose the Place command. Once again direct your attention to that Mishipizheu folder that's inside of the 07_pen_tool folder. Therein you will find a document called 3-M...

Placing an image as a template
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Placing an image as a template 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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