Working with Pathfinder


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Working with Pathfinder

In the previous movie we talked about utilizing basic shapes inside of Illustrator to mock up things like web banners and things like that. In this movie I'm going to be exploring how to take those basic shapes even a step further to create some more complex shapes utilizing something called the Pathfinder panel. Now this is something that a lot of people don't really understand, and I think it's very highly underused. So let's take a look at it now and see how we can turn these basic shapes, and that's all they are-- it's just shapes, you can see-- and we're going to take these shapes and turn them into a robot.

So I'm going to go to the Window menu and I'm going to bring up Pathfinder and Pathfinder comes up here. and I think what gets people a little thrown off is the fact that the path finder has all of these different buttons associated with it, and really no descriptors as to what these buttons do, and the little icons don't make a ...

Working with Pathfinder
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Working with Pathfinder provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator for Web Design

Subjects:
Design Web
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Illustrator
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