Keeping shape intersections


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Keeping shape intersections

All right, we have got a couple of quick exercises coming up and in the first one, we are going to find the intersection of these two shapes using a Pathfinder operation and then in the next exercise we are going to color in all of these eye shapes here and in all cases we are going to be taking advantage of some new and different techniques. Now I have saved my progress so far as the document called Big pupil.ai found inside of the 10_select_enhance folder and the problem that we have with this illustration is that the pupil is too darn big, just as the name of the document implies. The pupil is too big for the eye and so what we need to do is we need to take these two shapes and find the intersection between them, so we just keep the part of the pupil that's in the eye.

Now that is going to mean harming the current shapes. Any time you apply what's known as a Pathfinder operation, you are getting rid of the old shapes and replacing them with a new shape. So we are going to w...

Keeping shape intersections
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Keeping shape intersections provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Fundamentals

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