Round corners Inkscape 1.0 tutorial

Round corners Inkscape 1.0 tutorial

Learn how to easily round corners in Inkscape 1.0 program. Recently Inkscape added a widget that also allows for rounding corners in addition to other neat features. In this tutorial we will certainly look at rounding.

 

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Round corners Inkscape 1.0 tutorial: Corners (Fillet/Chamfer) widget

Inkscape 1.0 definitely brings a lot of good changes. Certainly one such change being the corner widget in the live path effect menu.

Locate this easily by first of all heading on up to the path menu. Secondly go all the way down to path effect editor. Click this option.

Notice the new search bar. Now tools can be found rather quickly. 

Finally click on the corners widget to open it.

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While there are some tutorials in this course, It is not the main objective. The lessons allow learners to understand the tools and why they are used.

As a result a new box will appear. Activate it by making a selection. First of all select the object. Secondly also click on the plus sign in the dialogue box.

 

Round corners Inkscape 1.0 tutorial: Edit path by nodes

First of all with the object selected, also click the nodes tool in the left sidebar. 

As a result you will see the nodes to round. Select the node and also pull until you achieve desired rounding.

Consequently notice the two additional nodes created. 

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Finalizing

Nope, we are certainly not done yet. Weird things certainly happen to designs while they lack converted paths and hence become finalized.

After you are satisfied with the rounding results head on up to path, object to path to additionally finalize the design. 

Finally look back at the nodes and path. See the difference?

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