Saving templates


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Saving templates

Creating artwork that you can then repurpose for multiple uses inside of Illustrator is one of the things that makes Illustrator such a great program. In this movie, I'm going to focus on one way that you can save your artwork inside of Illustrator in a more reusable format, so that basically, you can base other documents off of it as well. You are going to be doing this by saving it as a template. So the first thing I am going to do is I am going to open a file that I need to use. I will jump over into the Adobe Bridge, and I will go into my Exercise Files > Chapter 15 folder, and I will grab the template.ai file.

Basically, this is a business card template, and I am going to add a few things to this before I save it, so that someone could easily open this up, make a change, and save out as a new business card. So here I am going to grab the Type tool, and with the Type tool selected, I am going to down to the Layers panel, and I will double-click to expand it, so I can see it. A...

Saving templates
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Saving templates provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

Subject:
Design
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Illustrator
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