Deke’s Techniques 510: Applying Knockout Group to a Dynamic Path in Illustrator

In this week's free Deke's Techniques episode, Deke takes the powerful atomic symbol he dynamically drew in Illustrator last week and figures out how to make those electrons hollow so that they reveal the background behind them. You might think he'd already done that looking at where we left off last week: But, in fact, those "hollow" electrons are actually just filled with the background color. Fine if your background is a solid color, but the minute you change it: And while I think the red electrons look cool, Deke, along with the incomparable Illustrator intellect Mordy Golding, got (Read more...)