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I was looking at this interesting album art

How do I get to this concentric effect on a shape that is non-circular? I tried to draw the triangle and his center point, and then adjust the anchor points to the external shape and to the center point. I am kind of getting there, but the process is tedious and the result doesn't look so appealing:

Is there some feature, like transform and distort, that would help me achieve a better result?

Thanks!

  • You can cut the lines after they ahve been created – joojaa Aug 21 '17 at 9:13
  • Make the spokes in a radius and clip them into a triangle. – Webster Aug 22 '17 at 0:10
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It may not be the most efficient if you have a lot of points to transform but you could start with a dashed stroke on your outer object, expand the stroke, select all the inner points then use the Scale Tool to scale those inner points:

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Which gives us this:

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  • Awesome. I wonder how you guys come up with these solutions, that after they have been shown look quite obvious, but before they are not immediate to me. Thank you! – Stefano Pesce Aug 21 '17 at 9:42
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    @StefanoPesce We spend quite many hours of our waking time pondering about geometrical issues. – joojaa Aug 21 '17 at 10:13

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