Deke’s Techniques 449: The New Join Tool in Illustrator CC 2015

In this week's free Deke's Techniques, Deke shares an amazingly useful---possibly magic, I'm not sure, but definitely mind-reading---tool that's new in Illustrator CC 2015. The join tool allows you to brush over the endpoints of two previously unattached lines, and not only join them, but also trim away the excess bits of each line. I guess, the term "join and trim away the extraneous bits" would have been too clunky for a new tool name. But that is what it does. This is definitely a feature that shines in a video demonstration so check it out. And if you're (Read more...)