How to use the Symbolism tools in Adobe Illustrator

Fresh from our YouTube channel's 2-Minute Tool School series, check out this simple Symbolism tool tutorial for Adobe Illustrator.

The Creative Bloq YouTube channel is full of useful tutorials, great interviews and fresh video content relevant to the design community. And as part of this we have our 2-Minute Tool Schools – quick guides to the essential tools in Adobe's design software.

In the easy-to-follow Illustrator tutorial above, we introduce you to each of the eight Symbolism tools and give you a demonstration of how they work.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Craig Stewart is managing editor of Creative Bloq. Craig has written about everything from cars and design to football and tech for numerous national newspapers, websites and magazines, including Classic Ford, The Scotsman and T3.