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Align objects with Illustrator’s grid: Deke’s Techniques

Published by | Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013
Align objects to a grid in Adobe Illustrator

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Learn how to use Illustrator’s grid to create a diagram where all the elements are precisely aligned. This week in Deke’s Techniques, Deke shows you how to modify the size and subdivisions of the grid by tweaking your preferences and resize the artboard to match the new grid. Then he shows how to draw flowchart elements with the Rectangle tool and use the Snap to Grid command to precisely align them. Click the free video below to get started.