Use the Rotate Tool and Reflect Tool in Illustrator CS6
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You're watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to use "Rotate Tool" and "Reflect Tool" in Adobe Illustrator CS6 in Windows 7.
- 1This will reveal a list of recently used programs. You may find Illustrator on the list. It has a brown-and-orange icon with the letters "Ai".To begin, you should open Adobe Illustrator CS6 either from your desktop or by coming down to the bottom-left corner and clicking the Windows icon.Advertisement
- 7For more information on how to do that, refer to our tutorial on how to use "Stroke" and "Fill" colors.Add a "Fill" color by clicking the "Fill" box in the toolbar.
- 10It is accessible from the "Rectangle Tool" if you click and drag it. For more information on how to do that, refer to our tutorials on how to create basic shapes and how to get perfect shapes. The "Shape Builder" tool merges different shapes together to create one shape.Create a shape to work with by clicking "Star Tool".
- 15For more information on how to do that, refer to our tutorial on how to zoom into and out of the artboard.Zoom the document in.
- 22The tool will reflect the shape from the pivot. You can use this tool in the same way as "Rotate Tool": by clicking points and clicking and dragging the object around them. The tool helps to map out a pattern on the artboard.Now, click and drag the shape.Advertisement
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