0.22 SCISSORS TOOL (1:57)
0.18 PLACING A JPEG (2:03)
Importing a jpeg into our file will always be needed. Here we learn how to place and embed a linked file.
0.21 ARRANGE SEND TO BACK (1:29)
0.17 GRADIENT (2:38)
Learn how to add fill with multiple blended colors with the Gradient Palette, Gradient Swatches and the Gradient Tool.
0.26 OUTLINE STROKE (1:49)
This function will take a path or stroke and turn it into a shape by “outlining” it.
0.29 STRAY POINTS (1:38)
Cleaning up stray anchor points will keep your art board clean. Sometimes, especially when using the pen tool, you create unused anchor points by mistake. By default Illustrator view is in “Preview” view. This will allow us to see colors, effects etc. By switching to “Outline” view you can only see the vector points and paths even when they have no stroke / fill.
In this video we break down the parts of these 3 hood styles to see how they are made. The demo file is located in the Downloads Section under “Sketches.”
0.20 ROTATE TOOL & TRANSFORM AGAIN (3:37)
0.20 ROTATE TOOL & TRANSFORM AGAIN
With this flower exercise you will use the Ellipse Tool, Pen Tool and the Rotate Tool and repeat transformations with the Transform Again function.
*Use File FLOWER.ai to follow along