Design a Vector Pretzel with Inkscape

Design a Vector Pretzel with Inkscape 850 500 Nick Saporito

In today’s tutorial I’ll be using Inkscape to demonstrate how you can design a pretzel in vector format. This tutorial makes good use of the stroke function and is generally an exercise in geometry. It took me a little while to figure out how the shape of a pretzel could break down into simplified individual pieces. This is a great skill set to have as a vector artist, and the only way to get good at it is to put in the time and practice. Let me know if you have any questions in the comments section below. Enjoy!

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