Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with anchor points, part of Illustrator CC 2014 New Features.
…In addition to the enhancements of the Pen…Tool in this version of Illustrator CC, there's…also been a tremendous change in the way…that anchor points behave inside the application as well.…Let's explore that in this movie.…I'll create a brand new document here, it doesn't matter how big or how small.…And then we're just going to grab the Pen…Tool by pressing the letter P on the keyboard.…There have been several enhancements as I've said…before that are going to help you gain more flexibility…over the objects that you draw inside of…Illustrator when you're using tools like the Pen Tool.…All of these enhancements are just new…things that have been added to the workflow.…
No existing workflows are any different.…For instance, if I wanted to draw a shape…with the Pen Tool, I'll just click and drag.…Shapes, just the same way I always have.…There's no difference whatsoever in how any of that functions.…However, there are some things, mostly modifier keys, that are now in play to…help you gain better flexibility and better…
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 10/06/2014. What changed?
A: We added a new chapter covering the October 2014 changes to Illustrator CC, which includes the new Curvature and Join tools, auto-sizing text, and Design Libraries.