Question: How do I split an offset path in Illustrator?

How do I split an existing path in Illustrator?

Split a path

  1. Select the Scissors tool and click the path where you want to split it. …
  2. Select the Knife tool and drag the pointer over the object. …
  3. Select the anchor point where you want to split the path, and then click the Cut Path At Selected Anchor Points button in the Control panel.

How do you ungroup an offset path?

To Ungroup and edit as you describe, you have 2 options:

  1. Before choosing Object > Ungroup, choose Object Expand Appearance. This will break the live effect and allow you to Ungroup and continue per the tutorial.
  2. In the first place, instead of choosing Effect > Offset Path, choose Object > Path > Offset Path.

How do I ungroup offset in Illustrator?

To Ungroup and edit as you describe, you have 2 options:

  1. Before choosing Object > Ungroup, choose Object Expand Appearance. This will break the live effect and allow you to Ungroup and continue per the tutorial.
  2. In the first place, instead of choosing Effect > Offset Path, choose Object > Path > Offset Path.
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