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create_a_new_font_in_birdfont_2x [2015/10/31 08:22]
johan
create_a_new_font_in_birdfont_2x [2015/11/04 16:31]
johan
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 Add new control points to your glyph. Use as few points as possible, you can easily add new control points with the tool for moving points later on. Add new control points to your glyph. Use as few points as possible, you can easily add new control points with the tool for moving points later on.
  
-Select the tool for moving control points. (m) {{:​move_control_points.png|}}+Select the tool for moving control points. (m) {{:​move_control_points.png|}} ​You will use this tool to help  you outline your background image. ​ First, select all the nodes (points) in between the corner nodes you made with the bezier tool. As you select these points, shift+click. ​ The color of the selected points will change to the stroke color you changed in the first four steps.
  
-Select all the nodes in between the corner nodes. (Shift + Click)+Select all the nodes **in between** the corner nodes. (Shift + Click)
  
 Click on "tie handles"​ to create a smooth curve. {{:​tie_handles.png|}} Click on "tie handles"​ to create a smooth curve. {{:​tie_handles.png|}}
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