Re: [artworks] Drawing a perfect arc...

  • From: Nick K <signwork@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: artworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 03 Jun 2008 09:36:35 +0100

In message <68f054a94f.martin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
          Martin Wuerthner <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>> I want to draw a perfect arc of a predefined length (degrees) and
>> radius with a starting point.  An example* would be to place this round
>> the edge of a CD, allowing text to follow this arc.

>> I've checked the manual but can find nothing, does ArtWorks2 allow you
>> to do this?

> The easiest way in ArtWorks is to draw a circle and cut out the
> desired piece by intersecting it with a triangle one corner of which
> coincides with the centre of the circle.

if like the example* it is for placing text around a disc then surely 
just fit text to circle and rotate that to a desired starting point 
would be simplest.
or
vector which is free with 4 does arcs

nick k

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