Rotating by the numbers


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Rotating by the numbers

In this exercise I'm going to show you how to rotate objects by the numbers, numerically, and this little trick that I'm going to show you works for all the transformation tools. It works not only for the Rotate Tool but also for the Scale Tool and the Sheer Tool and the Reflect Tool. I'm working inside of a document called Season of the eggs.ai and you might wonder, Hunh, that's a curious title for an illustration of a 260-day Aztec spiritual calendar that we've seen 20 times now. What gives? Well there's this little egg right there. See it? See that egg? Aww. It's cute.

And just imagine the cute little chicky that's inside of that egg. That's how cute that egg is. And I'm going to go ahead and rotate it, not so surprisingly, and I'm going to do that by grabbing my Rotate Tool. Now I was telling you I'm going to rotate by the numbers. Inside of another program, that is not being Illustrator, if you is switch to the Rotate Tool or if you ...

Rotating by the numbers
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Rotating by the numbers 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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