Divide and Unite


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Divide and Unite

Hello friends, I'm still working inside the document called Post donuts.ai. You may recall in the previous exercise we went ahead and combined the various paths over here in this region of the robot to form a nice cohesive mouth filled with teeth and so on. This time around, we are going to be working on the hand. As you may recall from an earlier exercise, I created these fingers using the Outline Stroke command and I created these thumb paths right there just by combining a couple of fingers together. But I want to get rid of these little tumors on his joints. I want to create a continuous thumb shape right there, and I need to do that by uniting the shapes together. So I'll go ahead and select the two shapes, go over to the Unite option, and click on it, and I get this horrible path outline right there. That's not what I want.

So I'll go ahead and press Ctrl+Z, Command+Z on the Mac. Since I want to get rid of pieces of this path, I need to first divide the path and t...

Divide and Unite
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Divide and Unite provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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