Using the Polygon tool in Silhouette Studio
Posted on 9th February 2018
1- Open Silhouette studio.
2- Click on the rectangle tool, a new pop out will appear. select the polygon icon.
3- Click and drag on your work space.You will create a polygon.
4- Hold the ALT key while creating your polygon to ensure the shape is created straight rather than is rotating as you create it.
5- To adjust the number of sides on your polygon, you can click on the slider in the middle of the polygon to increase and decrease the number of sides.
6- If you click on the red node in the middle of a side and hold shift, you can rotate the polygon so each side as you move is horizontal.
7- If you click on a corner node and hold shift while moving the polygon, the polygon will lock to each corner.
8- When you are happy with your polygon, right click and convert to path. This will remove the nodes and slider.