Guide Lines

Embird Studio - Guide Lines

Guide Lines are horizontal, vertical, or slanted lines that can be placed anywhere in the work area window to aid in object placement and nodes alignment.

To create a new guide line, position cursor on either vertical or horizontal ruler, depress the left mouse button and drag cursor to the work area.

Guide lines can be used for objects splitting. Place the guide line on the object. Select object and then select the guide line. Click right mouse button on the guide line to access pop-up menu. Choose Slice Selected Objects command.

Slicing object with guide line Slice object Slicing object with guide line - result

If you need to cut object with curved shape, please read Working with mask in Studio tutorial.

Use main menu > Edit to lock or erase guide lines or to switch on/off snapping of objects to the guide lines. Use main menu > Nodes to switch on/off snapping of nodes to the guide lines.