Adobe Illustrator tutorial: Design symmetrical character art LouLou & Tummie reveal how to create perfectly balanced characters in Illustrator. By LouLou & Tummie | on April 01, 2016 Share Share Read next Adobe Illustrator tutorial: Create seamless, Mexican-inspired patterns Design an app prototype to win a trip to Adobe Max 2018 in LA Adobe Illustrator tutorial: The secrets of cute character art design revealed Design Trends 2018: 28 leading designers, creative directors & illustrators tell us what’s inspiring them for the year ahead Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop tutorial: Create digital tattoo art Visual Trends 2018: This year’s must-know colour, design, branding & photography trends Comments Zak Stanley Rogoff said: Question for step 2: how do you make sure that the rectangles properly line up with the outside of the top and bottom curves? Mine won't snap on and this means they aren't *quite* aligned. I can still follow the instructions but I get a final product with extra points that's a little messy. Thanks. erikvlie said: Much easier with Astute Graphics' Mirror tool, which takes the pain out of symmetry completely, IMMHO.