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The basics of vectoring by modernreligion The basics of vectoring by modernreligion
This tutorial is designed for beginners at Illustrator that just need a little guidance to start working with vectoring. It covers topics such as:

- Selecting a vector-ready image
- Picking out major shapes and how to go about starting
- In-Depth look at shadows and their importance
- A number of helpful tips for vectoring

Please feel free to send me a note with any questions you may have, I'll do my best to answer them.

part one of this tutorial can be found here: [link]
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:iconsilentjan:
silentjan Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2016  Student Digital Artist
thanks for sharing this 
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TretaVortex Featured By Owner Sep 19, 2015
This will help me so much, I totally lack the ability to work with shadows in illustrator, Thanks!
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d3k0 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
This is awesome. I just got Illustrator and even though this is uploaded like 6 years ago it still helps a lot! Thank you =)
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Colombianit0 Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
many thanks for the tutorial, friendly and simple just what i needed :D
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0angelwings0 Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011
Can you please do more? You explain very well! :D
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KOOLKUL Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2011
Is there a shortcut to centre an image/object to the centre of the artboard? Its fairly easy in Corel, but can't find anything in Illus.
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:iconkimi10:
kimi10 Featured By Owner Mar 10, 2011
VERY USEFUL!!
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:iconpunkup:
punkup Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2011  Student
*thumbs up
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:iconblugi:
Blugi Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thaks a lot for both parts i was looking for something like this!! :D
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Demonic-Haze Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2010  Professional General Artist
A very helpful tutorial C: Thank you so much for making this :heart: :heart:
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:iconrion205:
Rion205 Featured By Owner Dec 30, 2008
hey how do you select individual anchors? I can't seem to figure it out :(
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:iconcadastrad:
cadastrad Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2008  Student General Artist
Great tutorial, specially the shadows part.
It's very helpful for us, the beginners!
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:iconkimimarox:
Kimimarox Featured By Owner Jun 23, 2008
I cant see the image!
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:iconisis-m:
Isis-M Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2009  Professional Interface Designer
I can't too...And I tried to reload the page several times!
:cries:
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effervescentfx Featured By Owner May 12, 2008
this is kind of unrelated, but where did you get those fonts?!!! They're SOO nice!
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lelymarques Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2008  Student Interface Designer
I can´t see it o.O
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:iconhamade:
Hamade Featured By Owner Apr 27, 2008
same here :S, Id ownloaded it though and it will work ;)
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inPrint Featured By Owner May 20, 2007
thanks a ton. :heart:
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migsterrr Featured By Owner Mar 6, 2007
very very usefull.. thanks a lot! :D
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orangel89 Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2006  Student
THIS IS VERY VERY HELPFUL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! THANK YOU FOR MAKING THIS!!! :glomp: I'm still not familiar wif illustrator...>///< /
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nelsonp Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2006  Professional Digital Artist
Great tutorial, very useful. :)
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Nimfabebe Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2006
super cool
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:iconterf:
terf Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2006
very nice! would you mind if I referred to this on my tutorial site when talking about vectors? I wouldn't put it on my site, just link to it.
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modernreligion Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2006
that'd be excellent. i'm glad you feel it's helpful enough to be a worthwile tutorial.

:heart:
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citronic Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2006
I saved the tutorial to my computer. ;)
Thanks!!!
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