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## How do you split a rectangle into equal parts in Illustrator?

Illustrator will take any object and split it into a specified number of equal-sized rectangles. To activate the function, select your object and choose Object > Path > Split Into Grid.

## How do you divide an artboard into 3 equal parts?

You could either manually make 3 artboards side by side, or:

- With Rectangle tool M , draw a rectangle on top of your current artboard and make sure it is exactly the size of the artboard.
- From the top menu: Object > Path > Split into grid… …
- Again from the top menu: Objects > Artboards > Convert to artboards.

## How do you divide in Illustrator?

Select all the objects (or you can simply choose Ctrl + A), and then click “Divide” on your pathfinders window. Automatically the circle will be divided by 14 individual triangles all grouped together. At this point you can click and collapse to delete unnecessary extra shapes.

## How do you divide a rectangle into 3 equal parts in Photoshop?

If you want to divide your canvas into 3 equal columns using Guides, go into the View menu and choose “New Guide…” In the New Guide dialog box enter “33.33%” in the position field, and press OK.

## How do you make a rectangle into a grid?

If you need to make a series of rectangles that are evenly spaced apart, draw a rectangle in the overall width you need. Then from the Object menu, choose Path>Split Into Grid. Click the Preview checkbox and then enter the number of rows to indicate the number of objects you want.

## How do I use the rule of thirds in Illustrator?

To apply the rule of thirds in your illustrations, draw two horizontal and two vertical lines on the space you intend to work on, creating a grid of nine exactly equal spaces.