6. Finishing Touches


Chapter Overview

So far, you’ve covered the basics and should be well on your way to discovering Illustrator’s potential as a competent UI design tool. In this chapter, you’ll delve into a few more advanced features that will help put the finishing touches on the mockup. The topics covered in this chapter include the following:

• Using Illustrator and Photoshop Effects

• Applying additional type techniques

• Working with images

Taking Appearances to the Next Level

In the last chapter, you learned how to use the Appearance panel to craft a fairly complex widget from just one object. That appearance can then be saved and applied ...

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