Plan Your Clip Shape

Build Custom Shapes

Plan Your Clip Shape

Design a shape in Keynote and calculate the coordinates.

Estimated time to complete this tutorial:

20 mins

Design your shape.

Use a 1x1 grid to design a clip shape in Keynote.

Step 1

Clip shapes are like cookie cutters. By applying a clipping shape to a view, you preserve the parts of the view covered by the shape, while eliminating the rest.

For best results, make a shape that’s open in the middle.