Creating Mandalas in Illustrator with the Rotate Tool

Maggie Hobson-Baker, Art and Design

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4 Videos (14m)
    • An Introduction to the Project

    • Getting Started with the Rotate Tool

    • Working with Simple Vector Images to create interesting Mandala Designs

    • Adding Shapes to your designs for more visual interest


About This Class

In this project I will show you how to create interesting mandala designs working with the rotate tool in Illustrator.  The rotate allows use to be exact as layout our images in a mandala.  We will go over the Rotate Tool, The Pathfinder and much more!  The possibilities are endless!  

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Very enjoyable and clearly explained - thank you!
Nice tips and great course! I enjoy it so much! Thank you Ms. Maggie!





Maggie Hobson-Baker

Art and Design

Maggie is an artist, designer and Assistant Professor in Studio Art, living and working in the Philadelphia Area. Her work reflects her love of shape, color, nature and design. She loves drawing on her iPad, and Bamboo Tablet as well as working with traditional materials. You can often find her with her camera and sketchbook in the woods. She is especially interested in the dialogue between traditional and digital platforms in the creation of art and visual images.

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