Working with the Separations Preview palette


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Working with the Separations Preview palette

In this exercise I'm going to introduce you to the Separations Preview palette. Along the way, I'm going to explain how overprinting works inside of Illustrator, and how you go about creating a trap if you want to. I'm still working inside the document Queen bleed.ai found inside the 11_printing folder. My only change is that I added some crop marks in the previous exercise. All right, so I'm going to make some modifications to this document here, just to best demonstrate Separations Preview. I'm going to go ahead and click on this column of text right there, and then Shift-click on this column of text.

I'm using the Black Arrow tool, and I'm going to change the fill of those outer columns there to black, by going up to the Control palette, clicking on the white icon, changing it to black like so. Just a regular black, not a rich black. All right, so that's Step 1. Step 2 is to click off the type in order to deselect it. Now I'm going to change one ...

Working with the Separations Preview palette
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Working with the Separations Preview palette provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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Design
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Illustrator
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