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What are the rules for making mosaic tile art digitally?

I am going to post this as an answer although it is probably more of a long comment. I too am fascinated with these "old era" mosaic works. Honestly, the video by Spoon Graphics linked to in ...
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Can I make text on a path with a shadow more controllable?

Not sure what the issue may be. It could be the use of Transform Each on duplicates. Place the type on a path Add an additional Fill to the type, via the Appearance Panel Move the new fill below the ...
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Can I make text on a path with a shadow more controllable?

You can do this with live text and an Envelope Distort. Make your text, add your block shadow (here I use an Astute Graphics plug in called AG Block Shadow- they have really great plug ins, but they ...
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Is it possible to edit a Gradient Swatch in Illustrator's UI?

You can alt + drag the swatch from the gradient panel (or object color) into your existing swatches. You have to be a bit careful with this so you actually drag on the swatch not between the swatches. ...
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Illustrator - Delete points but keep curves

If you delete an anchor point with the delete anchor point tool while holding shift, Illustrator will try and maintain the curvature of the original curve by automatically adjusting the handles of the ...
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