Illustrator is a powerful program, but it can be overwhelming or confusing at times, simply because of everything that is possible. If you’re new to Illustrator, taking the time to understand the basics and how to use the specific tools will go a long way towards setting you up for success.
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Tuesday, March 30, 2010
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
good example on understanding different Adjustment Layers in Photoshop.