Using multiple artboards


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Using multiple artboards

Okay, we're going to talk about art boards and I have art boards start.ai open. And you can find that in the setting up work area folder. Art boards are a great feature Illustrator CS Five and indeed in Illustrator CS Four. Now art boards are a great feature. They allow you to create multiple pages within one document, or multiple spaces for your designs within one document. And there are ways of using these as individual frames for storyboards or for a stop frame animation.

Now with art board tool selected, which is this one here, and you can see there if I hold the cursor over the tool, you can see the keyboard shortcut is shift o for that. Now, with that selected, I can actually duplicate these and start to create frames for an animation, and I do that using the modifier key, the alt key. So if I toggle to the alt key, you'll see that that creates my little duplicate, and I can click and drag a copy of that art board down. And you'll see that it brings the v...

Using multiple artboards
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Using multiple artboards provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Angie Taylor as part of the Animated Character Design with Illustrator

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