How do I make a clipping mask with an image in Illustrator?

How do I mask an image into a shape?

Select the image and the shape. Select Object > Mask with Shape (MacOS) or right-click the selected content and choose Mask with Shape (Windows). The portion of the image or drawing that is outside the shape is masked. To edit the content within the mask shape, double-click the masked content.

How do you cut a picture into a shape?

Crop to a specific shape

  1. In your file, select the picture that you want to crop to a specific shape.
  2. Click the Format Picture tab. …
  3. Under Adjust, click the arrow next to Crop, point to Mask to Shape, point to a type of shape, and then click the shape that you want to crop the picture to.

How do you make a clipping mask in Illustrator iPad?

Clipping Mask

The Clipping Mask feature is one of my favourites and easiest on the Illustrator for iPad. You simply need to draw over the objects and turn into a Clipping Mask.

Can you mask a PNG?

You can also use PNG images and SVG Icons as masking objects as well—more on this below. Select both the masking shape and original asset by holding down shift and clicking on both objects on the canvas or in your layers panel. With both objects selected, right click and select “Create Mask” from the right click menu.

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How do I trim a PNG in Illustrator?

Cropping an image in Illustrator CC using the Crop button

Select your image with the Selection Tool. Then click the Crop Image button on the upper toolbar. Drag the corners/anchors to crop your image exactly the way you want (as long as what you want is a rectangle).