Graphic Design Tips

GRAPHIC DESIGN TIPS

August 23, 2017

Rotating and skewing objects

Graphics

Quickly rotate or skew an object or a group of objects by dragging handles in the drawing window.  Using the Pick tool , click the object twice to display the rotation and skew handles, and do the following: To rotate the object, drag...

August 23, 2017

Editing fills and outlines

Graphics

Do you need to edit quickly the fill or outline of a selected object in CorelDRAW? Just double-click a color swatch on the status bar, which appears at the bottom of the application window. Double-click the Fill color swatch to bring...

August 23, 2017

Displaying the Outline tool in the toolbox

Graphics

The Outline tool  in the toolbox opens a flyout that gives you quick access to items such as the Outline pen dialog box and Outline color dialog box. If the Outline tool is not in the toolbox, you can easily add it. To add the Outline...

August 23, 2017

Creating a selection group

Graphics

Selection groups let you select specific objects simultaneously without grouping them. Selection groups are associated with numbers from 0 to 9 and are saved with the document. When you press the number associated with a selection...

August 23, 2017

Using the Timer with the LiveSketch Tool

Graphics

After you complete a stroke, CorelDRAW adjusts it and converts it into a Bézier curve. You can set the time that elapses before your strokes are adjusted. For example, if you set the timer to one second, CorelDRAW will adjust the...