Rotating duplicates around a common center


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Rotating duplicates around a common center

I've gone ahead and saved my progress as Three-pronged hook.ai. So called because we have assembled the first of our three-pronged hooks. Now if you take a look at the template, I'll go ahead and turn it on for a moment so that we can take it in and all of its blunder. Notice that things aren't exactly aligning to the template. That's okay as long as everything aligns to itself, to the new design that we are creating. That's what matters. We don't care if new objects are scaled exactly to our template objects. That is of no never mind to us.

So anyway you can see though what does count is we've got this three-pronged hook right there and then we have one, two, three, four, five more for a total of six, all of which are rotated around the star. So if that's the effect we want to achieve, it's pretty easy to do as long as we know where the exact center of the star is and currently we don't know. If I click in the star, there is no center point ass...

Rotating duplicates around a common center
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Rotating duplicates around a common center 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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