i need to make know how to cut a shape in half …to use 2 half shapes to make a bigger shape.
Which design software are you using? (It cannot be done in the GF directly)
I’m still learning Adobe Illustrator, so I took my understanding of your question and tested myself in Illustrator… I made a video if that’s helpful:
Was this what you had in mind?
If so, they key is basically the all-powerful Pathfinder tools.
- Draw a circle.
- Draw a rectangle covering half the circle
- Select both shapes
- Use “Divide” (Effect > Pathfinder > Divide)
- Delete extra shapes (easiest from the layers panel)
I meant you can’t break a shape in half in the GFUI, hence the question about which design software OP is using …
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