How To Define A Perspective Grid In Illustrator Cs6


show more Defining a perspective grid provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training show less
please wait ...

Defining a perspective grid

In Illustrator CS5, Adobe introduced one of the coolest features that has ever been added to Illustrator. It was the Drawing in Perspective tool. And basically what this allowed you to do is draw completely in perspective, inside of Illustrator. Now you may be thinking, well, gosh man, Photoshop has been able to do that for awhile with the Vanishing Point filter, and that's absolutely true, but in Illustrator, you don't have to use a filter, or even exit the regular drawing board in order to make this perspective change. Let's first start off by showing you the Perspective Grid tool, and how it works, and along the way, we'll see how to define a good perspective grid.

Then later on in this chapter, we will go through drawing artwork in perspective, and also how to map static artwork to your new grid. So the first thing you need to do when you go into create a perspective grid inside of Illustrator is you need to find the Perspective Grid tool in the Tools panel. You can do t...

Defining a perspective grid
Video duration: 4m 29s 8h 49m Beginner

Viewers:

Defining a perspective grid provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

Subject:
Design
Software:
Illustrator
Author:
please wait ...