Ok so back in v3 of SA it was possible to have layers of different sizes. This allowed for some very neat compositing and collaging to be done. I even posted a tutorial showing one way to use this feature.We lost this because of some changes made not by SA but by Apple. I have been asking for John to find a way to bring back this feature. He has been thinking about it. from John: i did just want to point out that i've been thinking about it. This morning in fact. But in the context of how we…See More
"Ok, i'll try to put together a 'use some bezier paths as a stencil' tutorial.
Adding grouping of bezier paths as a new feature, and the ability to lock or unlock paths in the group would make it easier for a user to work with a…"
"As far as moving stencils around, you can do that today if your stencil is defined by a bezier path (or set of bezier paths) inside of the current path layer.
You can use any of the bezier editing functions to move it around the canvas, rotate it,…"
"Resizable layers is probably a separate topic. So maybe we should start a new forum discussion if we want to dive into discussing that part of it, as opposed to doing it here.
But since you brought it up, i did just want to point out that i've…"
"Good beginning to some discussion on this. I'm hoping if we work though the process of analyzing it, the discussion will make clear what additional things we need to add to make access to this way of working much easier for people.