Inkscape experiments: tesselate an SVG then crop to size

Inkscape doesn’t really have a crop function, it’s intended to be non-destructive, but, if you’re using it to laser cut then sometimes you really want to chop a section out of a bigger object or pattern, for example if you want to cover the whole side of an object with a pattern. Depending on which […]

Inkscape – where have all the triangles gone?

Triangles are one of those things that seem like they should be a fundamental part of any vector graphics program but sometimes don’t appear in the menu. Like Adobe Illustrator, Inkscape classes triangles as polygons. So, to make a triangle you first select the star/polygon tool: When you click on it you’ll get a new […]