Tool menu

Interact in the Viewport

Tools can be used to interact or create nodes in the Viewport.

Tool Settings

Enable Create Editable Primitives to create Editable Shapes. An Editable Shape is a shape that can be edited with the Edit Shape tool.


When drawing Shapes you can use hotkeys to perform various tasks:

  • Hold shift to constrain proportions.

  • Hold alt/option to draw the Shape outwards from the start position of you cursor.

  • A click in the Viewport with a tool selected will create a Shape centered on your cursor.

You can alternatively alt/option + click a tool icon to create a default Shape.