All Files Skewing with the Transform Tool T-HFND-008-008 You can skew a layer from its pivot using the Transform tool. You can temporarily reposition the pivot to skew from a different point. How to skew a layer using the Transform tool In the Tools toolbar, disable the Animate mode. In the Tools toolbar, select the Transform tool or press Shift + T. In the Tool Properties view, make sure the Peg Selection Mode is deselected. In the Camera view, select a drawing layer. If you want to select multiple layers, hold down Shift and click on each layer you wish to select. Place the pointer on the edge of the selection's bounding box, between two control points and drag sideways or up and down.