Coreldraw ToolBox and its Functions

There are many tools in the toolbox to draw or design. Toolbox Coreldraw layout you can see in Layout Coreldraw. Icons that appear only a portion of the existing. With the large icon in the toolbox we must be wondering, what is the function of these tools, let’s read for the curious explanation of the function toolbox Corel.

corel draw tools and functions
Here’s Toolbox icon view and explanation:



corel draw toolbox funcitons

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Coreldraw ToolBox and its Functions

1. Pick Tool = To select, resize, and rotate toward the image object.
2. Shape Edit

  1. Shape : Editing an image object shape.
  2. Smudge Brush : Alter / distort the overall picture with attractive shorelines.
  3. Roughen Brush : Alter / distort the overall outline shape drawing by attractive shorelines.
  4. Free Transform Tools : Transform image objects using rotation (rotation)-free, rotation angle, and resize, and also tilt the image shape.

3. Crop Tool

  1. Crop : Eliminate the unwanted parts in the object.
  2. Knife : Alter / distort the overall picture with attractive shorelines.
  3. Erase : Remove the area in the picture.
  4. Virtual Segment Delete : Delete an object that is part of the intersection (the intersection).

4. Zoom

  1. Zoom : Change the magnification of the image in the image window
  2. Hand : Adjusts the images that appear in the image window

5. Curve

  1. Freehand : Draw segments or curves in the form of a single line
  2. Bezier : Drawing curves in the form of a single line per point (node)
  3. Artistic Media Tool : Bring up the generator function form (pen), such as brush (brush effect with a particular pattern of outward appearance), sprayer (spray paint effects), calligraphic (calligraphy pen effects), and Pressure (pen effects techniques that will form the curved edge without lines).
  4. Pen : Drawing curves in a segment point to point (node).
  5. Polyline : Drawing lines and curves in preview mode.
  6. 3 Point Curve : Draw a curve by specifying the start and end point, then the center of the curve.
  7. Interactive Connector : Combining the two objects with a line.
  8. Dimension : Draw a vertical line, horizontal, angular, and oblique.

6. Smart Tools

  1. Smart Fill : To create objects of an area then mengisikannya with color or texture.
  2. Smart Drawing : To change your pointer graffiti images to form the basis of its form or shape that is more subtle.

7. Rectangle

  1. Rectangle : To establish terms and boxes.
  2. 3 Point Rectangle : To establish terms and arrange boxes with point to point.

8. Ellipse

  1. Ellipse : To draw an ellipse to a circle.
  2. Hand : Adjusts the images that appear in the image window.



Read : – Tracing Techniques Calligraphy (Corel Draw Tutorial)


  1. Polygon : To form a polygon and star symmetrically.
  2. Star : To form stars.
  3. Complex Star : To form stars with more complex shapes with intersection angles.
  4. Graph Paper : To establish a similar arrangement of tables or boxes such as engineering drawings on paper.
  5. Spiral : To form a spiral (per) is symmetrical and logarithmic.

10. Perfect Shapes

  1. Basic Shapes : A variety of forms so as octagonal, smiley face, until the triangle.
  2. Arrow Shapes : To facilitate drawing arrows with various forms of variation form, direction, and number of arrowheads.
  3. Flowchart Shapes : To facilitate drawing flowchart shapes (chart).
  4. Banner Shapes : To make it easier to draw shapes and symbols tape explosion.
  5. Callout : To make it easier to draw and label the speech bubble shape.

11. Text Tool = To make the text directly in the drawing area that serves as both an artistic and caption text.
12. Interactive Tools

  1. Interactive Blend : To establish terms and boxes
  2. Interactive Contour : To establish terms and arrange boxes with point to point
  3. Interactive Distortion : To distort objects in push / pull, zipper, and twister.
  4. Interactive Drop Shadow To insert an object into the shadow
  5. Interactive Envelope : To change the shape of the object by dragging a point (node) on the outline
  6. Interactive Extrude : To form the illusion of depth on the object.
  7. Interactive Transparency : To insert a transparent effect on the object.

13. Eyedropper

  1. Eyedropper : To select and copy the relevant properties of an object, such as color (fill in the object), lines, line thickness, size, and effects.
  2. Paintbucket : To implement the related property of an object, such as color (fill in the object), lines, line thickness, size, and effects; taken by the eyedropper tool, to other objects.

14. Outline

  1. Outline Pen Dialog : To access the outline pen dialog box
  2. Outline Color Dialog : To access the color settings dialog box outline
  3. No Outline : To eliminate the outline of an object.
  4. ½ Point Outline : To establish the thickness of ½ point line
  5. 1 Point Outline : To form a line thickness of 1 point
  6. 2 Point Outline : To form the 2 point line thickness.
  7. 8 Point Outline : To form the line thickness 8 points.
  8. 16 Point Outline : To form the 16 point line thickness.
  9. 24 Point Outline : To form a 24-point line thickness.
  10. Color Docker Window : To open the docker for setting color and object outline.

15. Fill Tools

  1. Fill Color Dialog : To access the settings dialog box of paint (charger interior of the object) of an object.
  2. Fountain Fill Dialog : To access the dialog box filler color and gradation to the object.
  3. Pattern Fill Dialog : To access the dialog box filler patterns into objects.
  4. Texture Fill Dialog : To access the dialog box filler into the texture object.
  5. Post Script Fill Dialog : To access the dialog box filler image post-script to the object.
  6. No Dialog : To eliminate the filler element of an object
  7. Color Docker Window : To open the docker for setting color and object outline.

16. Interactive Fill

  1. Interactive Fill : To fill a variety of fill (filler objects) into an object.
  2. Interactive Mesh : To apply network lines on an object. may be useful

Also Read :- Make Windows 8 Logo in Corel Draw (Complete Tutorial)


Thus the explanation of the usefulness and functionality Toolbox Coreldraw, for more details you can try it yourself by practicing the tutorials that exist in this Tripstrciksisland. To speed up your work can also learn to memorize coreldraw shortcut that you can learn in Corel set Shortcut.
Remain here and wait for tips-tips and Tutorials Graphics Corel next in Science.

Thank you, may be useful

Tracing Techniques Calligraphy (Corel Draw Tutorial)

Tracing Techniques Corel Draw

Ramadan Special Tutorial, Should say so. Still in shades of the blessed month, in Coreldraw tutorial this time I will share how tracing in CorelDraw. This time I will do the tracing object Calligraphy Lafaz GOD Almighty

Before we get started, probably no one yet knows what the “Tracing“. Tracing is a technique of copying / cheating object of bitmaps to convert it into vector graphics. By changing a vector then we can to editing even enlarge an image of any size will not be broken.

Related Topics :-

  1. How to Make A Business Card (Corel Draw Tutorial)
  2. Make Windows 8 Logo in Corel Draw (Complete Tutorial)



Tutorial for Tracing Technique Calligraphy

  1. Please make graffiti on paper. Then, the next scan and open with the scan results coreldraw. If you do not have a scanner to use HP Digital Camera and camera to take a picture and insert it into your computer / laptop and open it in CorelDraw.

I deliberately made ​​too simple calligraphy, with the goal of easy to follow, we can beautify in coreldraw.

tracing technique calligraphy

Picture: Scan Results


  1. Change view to Wireframe mode, to obtain views / vision more clearly.

Picture: Wireframe mode


  1. Imitate these images (tracing) with the Pen Tool. Click the Pen tool in the toolbox corel.


Start tracing, I began tracing the letters Alif

Picture: Tracing the letter Alif

Ok, I want the letters slightly curved, how to enter into Shape Mode by pressing the F10 key. Right-click on the part you want is curved and select “To Curve

Picture: To Curve node


Hold left click and drag to the right, see arrows

Picture: Camber object


  1. In the same way, the next object tracing with the pen tool.

Picture: Tracing

Well, now get into shape tool (F 10) again and add nodes in the middle of the black arrows. Arrange bazier line (bazier handle) up and down arrows with press the right click right on the blue arrow and dragging / sliding match the image.

Picture: Bazier Handle

So that the results can be curved as in our graffiti images.

Do the same technique on the other. Use the mouse scrol to zoom in and zoom out to simplify your work.

Picture: Tracing the second object

Ok now tracing the third object, and fourth. Completed.

Picture: Tracing Results

Once completed it is time to leave Wireframe mode, in Enhanced mode to restore to the initial mode corel.

Move the graffiti images that we are tracing results not covered anymore by the images, results are more or less like this:

Picture: Tracing Results Calligraphy (in modes: Enhanced)

Now we can add the results of tracing and background colors as well as we enlarge the images we create vector-based so it will not break. Benefits for tracing could even broke the color that will be applied to the screen printing process.

Picture: tracing results with the addition of black and green background


Ok, After mastering the techniques above please try tracing the image below to expedite your Corel tracing technique …

Picture: tracing exercise Lafadz Muhammad SAW

Sallam … may be useful.

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Make Windows 8 Logo in Corel Draw (Complete Tutorial)

Today we will learn How Can We Make Widows 8 Logo in Corel Draw.

Windows 8 is the name of the latest version of Microsoft Windows, a series of operating systems produced by Microsoft. Logo Windows 8 looks Simple but Elegant with a versatile zoom box – the box but still Fresh and eye catching. It is interesting to learn how to make it.

Okay, how do I make it? Let us create a logo Windows 8 with CorelDraw!!!

Follow the steps below:

1. Open Corel, click File >> New (Ctrl + N), click Ok.
2. Create a box with the Rectangle Tool (F6)

Press Ctrl + Q to change the box that we created a line of curve (Convert To Curves), the wake consists of a point – the point curve so that it can be modified point – point curve. Use the Shape Tool (F10) and then left-click on the curve and then hold and drag to drag curve (curve Moving)

we named the Box Windows 8

3. After that create a rectangular box that cuts horizontally right in the middle of the box Windows 8

Let’s call the box horizontal separator box

4. Now left click and hold it horizontal separator box shift key on the keyboard and then click the Windows 8

Then click Trim to cut 

Now box windows 8 split into 2 parts

5. Ok now lives Box Windows 8’s cut vertically (top – bottom). How: Click 2x separator box round windows that exit sign and turn 90 degrees.

Repeat as previous cuts, the vertical separator box left click and hold down the shift key on the keyboard and then click Windows 8 box, then click Trim to cut vertically and we have a logo Widows 8. Click the box and press the Del vertical cutter (to remove).

We have the logo of Windows 8

6. Paint will, I click the windows logo then left click on the preferred color palette color palette color and then right click on the logo outline to remove windows 8, results:

7. Give an interesting background, as an example I use a gradation between the colors blue and white

Logo Windows 8 has been completed. This time we are only able to make its logo alone, but hopefully can inspire graphic design lovers to try to make the other. Thank you and hopefully useful. Greetings.

How to Make A Business Card (Corel Draw Tutorial)

Make Business Card in Corel Draw (Tutorial)

make business card in corel draw

Want to make your own business cards? Want to know how to make it? To create a business card itself does not require a long time … with just a few simple steps you can design your business cards as you want. Let’s try to make it to CorelDRAW!
The steps are:

1. Open CorelDRAW – New – Make a box using the Rectangle Tool with a size of 9 x 5.5 cm (one standard size cards)

 Box with a size of 9 cm x 5.5 cm

2. Click on an object using the Pen Tool box and look at the bar at the top, at the Corner roundness properties change 0 to 5 that aims to be the corner of the box to make it more curved.

Properties Pen Tool

3. Click the Fill Tool – Select the Fountain Fill Dialog (also write the color gradient on the object)

After that comes the Panel as follows:

Fountain Fill setting

Replace several properties that are marked above:
– Type: Linear
– Angle: -90
– From: Blue
– To: Cyan
– Press the OK

4. Butlah rectangle (the box with the yellow line) by using the Bezier tool , so that forms the object as shown below:


5. Click On SHAPE TOOL then Block Attractions (1)> CLICK RIGHT – TO CURVE (so the line can be curved)

6. Straight Line Pull it up to your liking curved

Give color of the object to the appropriate keingginan you later …

7. Select INTERACTIVE TRANSPARENCY TOOL to give a transparent effect on the object (1)

8. Click on Attractions 1 then pull lines to form a transparent object like this:

9. Then make two straight lines using the Bezier tool as shown below and re-effects like the above steps ..

10. Finally add the text according to what you want to fill in the card .. to be a simple business card tp quality

This is one example, but you can improvise your own:

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