How to Use Isolation Mode in Adobe Illustrator


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Using isolation mode

When you're dealing with artwork that's been grouped together, you may find the need to go in and edit individual components of a group. If that's the case, you're going to have to utilize something called isolation mode in order to get in and work with those individual pieces of artwork. In this movie, I'll explore isolation mode and how it can help you get control of those individual components. The first thing I'm going to do is zoom in on a piece of artwork. So I'll grab the Zoom tool and go right here on this little icon. I'll grab my Selection tool and click on it.

As you can see, all of these different objects are grouped together. As a matter of fact, I can go up to the Object menu and I could ungroup them if I wanted to, but I want them to remain one single object. However, I need to get in and change just a few things. For instance, I might want to change the brush tip or maybe some of the paint splatters that are out here. But how I do that? They...

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

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Design
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Illustrator
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