Creating compound shapes


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Creating compound shapes

Admittedly, if you are new to Illustrator, the whole premise of using the Pen tool and editing those anchor points can be somewhat daunting. The good news is just that, when you're using Illustrator, you don't need to go there at all. In fact, there are plenty of tools that will allow you to edit and create shapes, even customize shapes with just a few steps and it's actually pretty easy to do that. So why did I take you through the steps of actually learning all those things about anchor points and working with the Pen tool and to convert anchor points tools so on and so forth. That's because these are the core concepts of understanding exactly what's happening behind the scenes when you create graphics with the help of Illustrator. Now that we even have that basic knowledge, when we start to do other things inside of Illustrator, you want to use some of the more advanced tools and some of the editing tools that we'll get used to using.

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Creating compound shapes
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Creating compound shapes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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