How do you split a shape in half in Photoshop?
To ‘split’ it, I assume you are referring to one image that encompasses one layer. If this is the case, just create a selection of the half you want to split, cut or copy it, then paste that half as a new layer.
How do you make multiple compound paths in Illustrator?
Cut a hole in an object using a compound path
- Select the object to use as a hole, and position it so that it overlaps the object to cut. Repeat for any additional objects you want to use as holes.
- Select all the objects you want to include in the compound path.
- Choose Object > Compound Path > Make.