Drawing a looping spiral


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Drawing a looping spiral

All right friends ,countrymen the next step is to add a spiral at the end of this arcing line right here. I'm still working inside of The template.ai and I have since over the course of the previous two exercises, I've added this vertical line and this curved arc right here. We are now going to add this spiral using the Spiral Tool. But before I do, before we venture down that road, I want to add a guideline at this location just to make sure that we exactly align our lines with each other. I'm going to click on this line right here, on the continuous arc and I'm going to add a vertical guide by dragging from the vertical ruler over to this position here, and I want to make sure that I snap into alignment with this endpoint, and I know I've snapped when I see that hollow arrowhead right there.

Then I'll release. Now this guideline just happened to go to the Guides layer for me, which is really nice. If it didn't go to the Guides layer for you, if it's o...

Drawing a looping spiral
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Drawing a looping spiral 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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Illustrator
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