In this Corel Draw 15 tutorial, you will learn to create a beautiful leaf from just an ellipse. This tutorial is for beginners in Corel Draw. You will also learn to convert to curves command, Trim command and shaping process.
Select Bezier Tool and draw a curve line as shown below.
Select the curve and change the outline width to 2.0 mm. It will become thicker.
With the curve still selected press Ctrl+Shift+Q (to convert line to shape). It has four nodes now.
Now first select the curve than press SHIFT key and select the leaf (Click on the edge of the leaf to select it). Notice the change in the property bar. Click Trim.
Select the curve and delete it.
Fill the leaf with green color and remove the outline (To remove the outline, right click the no fill button in the color palette).
You can create simple illustration using the leaf