Drawing with Scissors and Join


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Drawing with Scissors and Join

Now as you may recall the previous exercise we drew the god's nose as a combination of three ellipses that we joined together using the Unite function inside the Pathfinder palette. Well in this exercise I'm going to draw the lozenge-shaped mouth. I'm going to draw an ellipse. We're going to divide it into two halves, and then we're going to join the pieces together with a straight segment. I'm working inside of the same Face time.ai file that I opened up in the previous exercise. And here's what I want you to do if you're working along with me. Grab your Ellipse Tool and then draw the ellipse here.

However you want to do it, go ahead and draw a circle, actually is what we need, so definitely press the Shift key as you're drawing here folks, and get that thing sized up the way that you want it and then go ahead and release the mouse button and then release the Shift key. You may need to nudge the shape into place a little bit, so I press the right a...

Drawing with Scissors and Join
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Drawing with Scissors and Join provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS3 One-on-One: The Essentials

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Design
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