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Shapes in illustrator
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duoikari
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Mar 2, 2012, 04:20 PM
 
I am trying to recreate this shape in illustrator, but haven't got clue on how to make the edging, i not the best with drawing with illustrator.

     
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Mar 2, 2012, 04:54 PM
 
Make a 14 sided shape. Then apply effect> pucker and bloat ~15%.

Copy and paste 3 times, expand size each time.

Does that help?
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duoikari  (op)
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Mar 2, 2012, 05:37 PM
 
thats brilliant thanks!, does anyone know where i can find some good illustrator tutorials?
     
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Mar 2, 2012, 07:16 PM
 
I also suggest making a duplicate of your file, then Apply Appearance on all the shapes after you've applied the filter.
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