Tutor profile: Ellen M.
Subject: Graphic Design
I've got detailed artwork in Illustrator and the client wants to change the colors, how can I quickly make changes?
On Illustrator you can select by color - so anything blue will be selected and you can instantly change it into any color the client wants. Using layers is a great way to show clients previews of their changes and easily switch between options.
What's a clipping mask? How do I crop pictures?
A clipping mask is like a using a cookie cutter, make any shape and any artwork underneath will be trimmed along the line.
How can I use InDesign to make my portfolio? I've got so many project files, it's a mess.
InDesign helps you quickly layout your portfolio and then place all your drawing files without freezing or lagging.
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