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Adobe Creative Suite 6 Design and Web Premium All-in-One For Dummies by Fred Gerantabee, Christopher Smith, Jennifer Smith

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Chapter 2: Drawing in Flash CS6

In This Chapter

check.png Creating shapes and lines

check.png Editing and selecting shapes

check.png Tweaking and splicing shapes and lines

check.png Transforming shapes and artwork

check.png Creating and modifying text

check.png Working with colors and gradients

check.png Using the Brush tool

Many great creations start with the most basic shapes and build from there. In this chapter, you discover the secrets of drawing shapes and lines and working with colors in Flash. If you’re accustomed to drawing in other Adobe applications such as Illustrator, you’ll find a lot of the same tools and principles apply here.

Drawing Shapes and Lines

To get your creation started, become familiar with the Shape and Line tools on the Tools panel and use them as the starting point for everything from basic buttons to complex illustrations. ...

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