In photoshop the skew tool allows you to move each corner of the object being skewed independently. Is there an equivalent in Illustrator? Envelope distort seems overkill and harder to achieve the same result.
You can use the Free Transform tool (keyboard shortcut is E).
There is a trick though:
Make sure you click FIRST. Holding Command and then trying to click and drag won't work.
To get these individual point selections in Photoshop, you use skew. But in Illustrator this is unnecessary. The easiest way to do this type of manipulation is with the
In addition to that, if you hold