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How to Erase Part of an Image in Illustrator — Full Guide

Even the perfect artwork can be ruined by an ill-placed object or an unusual background object. So what do you do if your image has an eye sore you can’t just get rid of? Adobe Illustrator has a wide range of tools you can use to do almost anything. When you know how to use …

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How to Smooth Edges in Illustrator — In-depth Guide

You’re working on a project and it’s nearly perfect, but a few of your objects are still a little rough around the edges. What can you do? There are four ways to smooth the edges of an object in Illustrator. To smooth an edge, you can use the Smooth tool, the Sub-selection tool, the Simplify …

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How to Create Waves in Illustrator — In-depth Tutorial

Illustrating the ocean or something close like the beach? Illustrating waves with bold, clean peaks and curves can be difficult, especially eyeballing the curvature with just the pen tool.  You’re looking to make every peak and wave look the same because the focus will be on the rest of your content, this is a decorative …

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How to Adjust the DPI in Illustrator — Step-by-step Guide

One of the most important things to learn about Adobe Illustrator is that it’s resolution independent, because it’s a vector editor.  The document is a collection of individual raster, vector, and text objects, and each raster object has its own number of pixels. So, if you’re used to working on pixel-based applications on a regular …

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How to Blend Objects in Illustrator — Step-by-step Tutorial

The blending tool in Adobe Illustrator is a very powerful tool that can help you create remarkable blends.  It can be used in a wide variety of ways, and can blend lines, colors, and shapes. It is used to create and distribute shapes evenly between two objects.  It is also used to create color transitions …

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