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Chessboard Wormhole

In Illustrator, make a pattern brush (as shown top left in the example below) Apply the brush to a circle Apply a transform effect in the appearance panel to scale and rotate the circles, and ...
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How do I delete all object of a specific color in Illustrator?

Click one with the Direct Selection Tool (white arrow) Choose Select > Same > Fill & Stroke Hit Del
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Is there an Illustrator plugin for better multiple PDF exports? The built-in sucks

File > Save a Copy... is your friend. Don't Save As.. for a PDF.. Save A Copy... for a PDF. Option/Alt+Shift+S rather than Command/Ctrl+Shift+S This, leaves the open document as the original .ai ...
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How to draw two paths that have common curved side in adobe illustrator?

Draw with the pen the outline of the star. Draw the division lines of the interior - no harm, if they are too long. make the actual shapes with the Shape Builder and delete possible remnants. In the ...
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No history option under window tab in Illustrator CS6

Illustrator CS6 has no History panel or feature. You aren't missing it. It's not in the application anywhere.
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Is there a specific way to acurate fit circles alongside curve path in Illustrator?

Here's one possible method. Use the Polar Grid tool to make a circle with 10 radial divisions, and 0 concentric divisions Draw a circle to fit approximately. Then zoom in, in outline view, and make ...
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Is there a specific way to acurate fit circles alongside curve path in Illustrator?

We do not have a generally valid practical method to place circles so that an already drawn curve becomes the common tangent for all circles and the adjacent circles touch each other just in one point....
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How do I delete all object of a specific color in Illustrator?

Double click the Magic Wand tool to open its settings: Tick the 'Fill Color' option and set the Tolerance to a low number, ~4. Use the same tool to click on one of the white objects. This will select ...
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How to draw pure SVGs in Illustrator and avoid pixelation when exporting?

but for some reason I though that Illustrator will convert my drawing to SVG-compatible under the hood, but it doesn't seem to be the case. Nop. It is not. Not only with SVG but also with some ...
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How to draw two paths that have common curved side in adobe illustrator?

I'd like to suggest a slightly different approach, and the reasoning behind it. IMHO, I don't think these shapes really work as a 3D star. They're just too wonky and don't look quite right. I mean you ...
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How to wrap text on a tire

It's off in many ways: the right geometric distortion is much more complex than you have made, as already said in a comment by others it's too sharp when compared to the photo it doesn't obey the ...
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Illustrator objects get darker and solid (not lighter and opaque) when reducing opacity

Issue was caused by blank transparency % entry on the entire layer. Silly me.
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Remove the fill (Colors) from image without removing outline

I found this simple and easy to use tool online that does the job: https://vectordad.com/photo-to-outline/
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