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The Non-Designer’s Illustrator Book by John Tollett, Robin Williams

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12. Transform and Modify

Once you’ve created an object of some sort, there are many ways to transform and modify it, and, as usual, there are multiple ways to do most things. As you carry out the tasks in this chapter, experiment with options and settings that are not specifically called for in the task. Working with Illustrator is an ongoing journey of exploration and discovery!

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Transform objects

When you transform an object, it means you rotate, reflect, scale, shear, or distort it in some way.

The following tasks show you how to use the transform tools from the Tools panel and take advantage of the possibilities. You’ll find yourself transforming ...

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