BASIC SHAPE TOOLS & MODIFIER KEYS

Using modifier keys - general rules

Mac

Using basic shape tools with modifier keys

2 ways to create a shape

aConstrained versus unconstrained shapes

 

Closed path tools & modifier keys

Rectangle tool

Rounded rectangle

aa

Polygon tool

aaa

 

Ellipse tool

Star tool

s

ss

 

Open path tools 

Line tool

sssConstrained 45 degree angle choices

 

Arc tool- with mouse down

Spiral tool

d

 

Rectangular Grid tool

dd

ddd

 

Polar grid tool

f

ff