How do I cut one shape out of another in Illustrator?
Tools for cutting and dividing objects
- Click and hold the Eraser ( ) tool to see and choose the Scissors ( ) tool.
- Click the path where you want to split it. …
- Select the anchor point or the path cut in the previous step using the Direct Selection ( ) tool to modify the object.
How do I use the Knife tool in Illustrator?
Step 1: Select the text, and press Shift + Command + O to create an outline. Step 2: Select the outlined text, click on the Ungroup option under Properties > Quick Actions. Step 3: Select the Knife tool, click and draw through the text. You will see a cut line.
How do I use the slice tool in Illustrator 2021?
Do one of the following:
- Select one or more objects on the artboard, and choose Object > Slice > Make.
- Select the Slice tool and drag over the area where you want to create a slice. …
- Select one or more objects on the artboard, and choose Object > Slice > Create From Selection.