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How to Do Everything: Adobe Illustrator CS4 Master Adobe
Illustrator CS4 Filled with full-color examples, this hands-on
guide explains how to use the latest release of the premier vector
graphics program. How to Do Everything: Adobe Illustrator CS4 takes
you step-by-step through the process of creating a wide variety of
illustrations, and demonstrates expert techniques, shortcuts, and
solutions. A gallery profiling professional illustrators and their
work highlights real-world examples. With this book, you'll learn
how to use all the program's tools and settings to draw just about
anything you can imagine! Use the drawing, painting, selection, and
arrangement tools Add vibrancy to your illustrations using colors,
swatches, and Adobe Kuler Work with layers, format text, and create
custom graphs Create patterns, gradients, and blends Apply vector
and raster special effects Use Live Paint, Live Trace, the
Appearance panel, and the Graphic Styles panel Create logos, page
layouts, book jackets, ads, and web graphics Print high-quality
work Integrate Illustrator artwork into Adobe Flash to create
motion graphics And much more