What You'll Be Creating
In the following steps, you will learn how to create a wind rose compass symbol illustration in Adobe Illustrator.
For starters, you will learn how to set up a simple grid, how to center shapes, and how to create the main object using a circle and the Appearance panel. Taking full advantage of the Transform effect, you will learn how to easily multiply shapes and how to create a pretty complex compass grid using only a few paths.
Using a simple blend, the Rotate Tool...