Use Width Tool in Adobe Illustrator CS6
Edited by Freya, VisiHow, Eng
You're watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to use "Width Tool" in Adobe Illustrator CS6 in Windows 7.
- 7You can alter the "Fill" color.For more information, refer to our tutorial on how to use "Stroke" and "Fill" colors.
- 8Let's create an object using "Ellipse Tool".To access "Ellipse Tool", click and drag "Rectangle Tool" to the right. Let's create a circle by holding "Shift" and clicking and dragging the cursor on the canvas. For more information, refer to our tutorials on how to create basic shapes and how to get perfect shapes.
- 11Hover over the side anchor point.A green line appears. This green line is the smart guide that should be enabled by default. There is another VisiHow video on how to enable smart guides. The details of this anchor point, such as the "Side 1", "Side 2", and general widths of the stroke, appear in a grey pop-up box.
This concludes our tutorial showing you how to use "Width Tool" in Adobe Illustrator CS6 in Windows 7. If you have any questions or comments regarding this video or the program used, then just add them to the comment section below. Thank you for choosing VisiHow!
Video: Use Width Tool in Adobe Illustrator CS6
- If you have problems with any of these steps, ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.
Categories : Software
Recent edits by: VisiHow, Freya