Learn to Transform, Style and Blend

Let us begin with a simple shape. Navigate to Effect>Distort & Transform>Transform. See the preview. Here, I have used ellipse. Make 12 copies of the ellipse. Then adjust the vertical scale and rotation. Also change the orientation point. Click OK when you are satisfied with the result. Now, you need to drag the shape into the Graphic Styles palette. Try to apply this style Continue Reading

Transform Again in Illustrator

Transform Again is a tool in illustrator when you need to repeat a transformation. First create a shape or a stroke, and then transform it. The Transform menu is placed under Object > Transform or you can right click on an object and go to the Transform menu. Make sure that you are either holding Alt when you transform the shape, or using the copy button in the transform menu so can copy the original Continue Reading