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Adobe Edge Quickstart Guide by Joseph Labrecque

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Chapter 3. Working with Edge Tools and Managing Assets

In order to perform any sort of animation or interactivity in an Edge composition, we'll need to either create or import the elements necessary for a particular project. In this chapter, we'll have a look at the drawing tools available to us in Edge, including:

  • The Rectangle tool
  • The Rounded Rectangle tool
  • The Text tool
  • The Selection tool
  • The Transform tool
  • Color tools

We'll also go through some basic examples of using these tools, and demonstrate how to import external assets into a composition. Finally, we'll see how to create Symbols in Edge, and define custom Font definitions in the Library.

Using the drawing tools

Edge includes a limited number of drawing tools, which can be used to create elements ...

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