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This is another method to do the job using illustrator Create a circle and select it go to Object>Pattern>Make adjust the spacing between circles in the pattern options panel and press Done Draw a rectangle and fill it with the pattern that we have just made; you may need to scale the pattern a little by choosing effects>distort & ...


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Here is an overview on how I would do it with Inkscape, which should be easily translatable to Illustrator (if not, Inkscape is free). I won’t go into the details, as it is not your desired program. Create something like this: The rectangles on the left are squares with a border length corresponding to the border length of your cube. Group the top ...


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It's not an easy task if you are seeking to be precise. Illustrator won't do this easily. You'd have to manually draw the overall shapes and adjust perspective, size, and value for each element. A mesh in Illustrator fails because it's very difficult to get hard edge conversion areas, in addition, meshes distort the underlying objects based on position of ...


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You can actually do this in Illustrator (as per request). The trick is to make sure that once you use mesh tool you drag the along handles back to 1/3 of the way along the edge otherwise it squeezes the image along*. In addition it can help to keep rotating the are back and forth, for easier selection. Image 1: doing the scruple. What i actually do is ...


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hsawires' answer with envelope distort > make with mesh is the best answer, but there are some additional tricks you can use that make it easier to get the "the perspective effect in sharp folds" described (also, four very good answers clearly isn't enough :-D): Prepare your dots, any way you like... the great thing about Envelope Distort is, you can apply ...


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As an alternative to @Scott's answer you could use Puppet Warp in Photoshop (Edit → Puppet Warp). If you try this, I would suggest a selecting Mode:Rigid and Density:Fewer Points in the options at the top in order to make the surface less pliable, like in your example. Just add pins and move them around until you achieve the desired displacement. ...


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1. Draw a gradient. 2. Convert it to a smart object. 3. Apply Filter → Pixelate → Crystallise. 4. Add a Gradient Map adjustment layer on top 5. You can now adjust the Crystallise values, if you’d like. Sure, it’s not using HTML or CSS, but the technique does use a gradient map. Gradient maps are the best. Please note that this ...


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Look at what you have. Circle divided in 6 pieces. divide circle into 6 pieces for starter. It is symmetrical by rotation. Draw one piece and copy. the triangle is pointing one side horizontally. This is what you get: Image 1: how i would do it draw circle (mark center out with guides) Draw line at 80 degrees trim lines with shape builder rotate back ...


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Much of this is determined by the font file itself. Some fonts have extra leading built in which can cause odd vertical alignments. If you find you've got a font with the odd leading, you can select the text and apply Effect > Path > Outline Object. Then in the Preferences ensure Use Preview Bounds is checked and vertically align things. This will use ...


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There are actually many ways to accomplish rounded shapes.... You can draw circles at ends of rectangles and use Pathfinder or the Shape Builder Tool. You can use Effect > Stylize > Round Corners You can use VectorScribe from Astute Graphics (third party $$ plug in -- See note below). You can use thick strokes with round end caps. And then, of ...


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There's no gradient anywhere in that image. It is merely a line pattern. You can achieve this by drawing 3 lines of varying thickness. Select all 3 and choose Object > Blend > Make You may need to then choose Object > Blend > Blend Options to adjust the blend.


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A quick method to add banding is reducing the color depth of an image. When choosing an optimized palette for indexed output banding will be introduced at the color steps needed to reproduce the true color RGB source. Examples: RGB source Indexed to 64 colors optimized palette:


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Select your text then Create Outline (shortcut: Shift + Cmd/Ctrl + O) Select the text and the bag then Make Compound Path (shortcut: Cmd/Ctrl + 8) Edit Based on your comment it should be working, if you got step 1 to work, so the issue would have to be in your bag's construction. Here's how a very quick mock up looks: Here's the text after performing ...


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You can dynamically load text into Illustrator using an XML file. Using the Variables panel, you can import an XML file and use that to control the existence of objects, what images appear in linked image containers, and what text appears in a text frame. You can also control the data that appears in a graph. The typical workflow is to create a ...


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You're going to have to Outline the text and then use the Direct Select tool on the parts you want rounded. I'm also not sure how far back this feature exists but in Adobe Illustrator CC there's a Corner Radius function. Using the Direct Selection along with Corner Radius on specific points you can achieve the result you're after as so: If you're using an ...


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I have read all valuable answers my answer would be easier - I think Draw the basic shapes and they are a circle and hexagone Align them to the center now break each anchor in the hexagon shape by selecting with the white arroe each anchor and click over cut path at selected anchor points select two by two because if select it all the cut path command ...


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Yes there is. Obscure question but I was till able to google it. Here is how you do it. If your path is open: Select the pen tool (P) Click the last anchor of the path. The order will be reversed If your path is closed: If the path is a compound path, skip to step 4 Select the path with the Selection Tool (black arrow, V) Click on ...


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Use your second method.... A simple straight vertical stroke with Effect > Distort & Transform > Zig-Zag applied. Then choose Object > Expand Appearance, then Object > Expand to covert the zig zag stroke to a shape. Then use Pathfinder.


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To expand on joojaa's answer... Right-Click or CTRL + Click on your text and Create Outlines Then, you want to offset your path Play with your settings I've colored my result in yellow, so you can see the newly created objects Delete the paths that you no longer want For future reference, this site works more as an "I've tried _____ and I'm ...


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Select the object. Choose Edit > Cut (yes, use cut. It will copy the object and remove it from the current artboard. This is what you want) Now choose Edit > Paste on All Artboards That will paste the object on all artboards, including the one you removed it from, in the same relative position on the artboard.


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You can also do this with Illustrator scripting, with same caveat as @Wrzlprmft's answer that objects have to be at top level. (you can recurse the for loop for groups compound paths etc if you wish. This is a quick example after all): #target illustrator var sel = app.activeDocument.selection; var file = File.saveDialog('save centers', 'center:*.txt'); ...


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What i usually do when I'm faced with a problem I can't seem to solve is try to find some example pictures. In your case, the circle will become more of an ellipse. You could start by 'dumbing it down' to a square, and then see what that gives you. Here are some examples:


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Yes. This is what Graphic Styles in Illustrator are designed to do. More information can be found in Illustrator's Help Files : https://helpx.adobe.com/illustrator/using/graphic-styles.html It may also be beneficial to explore Symbols within Illustrator. Symbols are based more upon specific artwork than effects, but the use of Symbol Instances can be ...


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Don't trust on-screen representations of CMYK. Like, ever. Even the most sophisticated .pdf viewers are bad at representing CMYK colours on an RGB screen. If you have created a proper .pdf with a proper colour profile, colours should be ok. The only ways you're ever going to be sure of how it's going to look when printed is either calibrating your monitor ...


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You can use this short little snippet of a script: #target illustrator function ChangeTextContents(){ if(app.documents.length > 0 && app.documents[0].selection != null){ var newText = prompt("Enter new text:", ""); if(newText != null){ var sel = app.activeDocument.selection; for(var i=0; ...


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This should help! (at least it works on my system)


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we could put the Search box to good use and skip the text editor. Copy your text as usual Ctrl+V to paste here and get rid of formatting Ctrl+A to select it Ctrl+C to copy it again Paste as usual [edit] or better yet, for multi-line copy/pasting open the Attributes Panel in the flyout menu click on Show Note paste it there Ctrl+A to reselect ...


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Removing one side of the shape might be a workaround, BUT! You won't be able to align the stroke to inside or outside, it will always be central A better solution would be expanding the stroke (in case you need an inside or outside alignment for it)


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To crop half of the avatar I would use the knife tool - and hold Alt as you drag to get straight blade. Any gradients you would have to check. Merge joins objects with the same fill and removes all strokes and overlap.


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It looks like your "rough edges" are actually because there's the smallest amount of negative space between each shape. If you select your shapes and do not have more anchor points than makes sense, this is what's going on. I would arrange your shapes so that they overlap instead of barely touch, which will knock out your whitespace. For example, in the ...



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