Drawing complex shapes using round corners


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Drawing complex shapes using round corners

In this movie, I'll show you how to draw using round corners. And we're not going to draw something goofy like this either. We're going to take this pencil sketch that I created, and scanned in, and set up as a template layer, and then we're going to turn it into this final chess piece silhouette. Right here. So, I'll go ahead and start off in my template document. I'll zoom in as well. Make sure, if you're working along with me, that the drawing layer is active, because, you won't be able to draw on the Lot Sketch layer. Then I'll press Ctrl+R or Cmd+R on a Mac, to bring up the rulers.

And I'll drag out a guide, a vertical guide, that will serve as my center guide. Now, obviously it's not in the center of my document quite yet, but I'm going to make it so by pressing Ctrl+R or Cmd+R on a Mac to get rid of the rulers. I'll go up the the View menu, choose Guides, and then choose Lock Guides to turn it off. And then I'll go ahead and Marquee that gu...

Drawing complex shapes using round corners
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Drawing complex shapes using round corners provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Draw Better and Faster with Illustrator CC

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