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Perspective Drawing in Adobe Illustrator CS5 by Kaushik Agarwala, Gaurav Jain

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3. Creating Content in Perspective

You can actually start drawing in perspective right after you have finalized your perspective view (that is, after you have chosen the appropriate Perspective Grid and tweaked its settings as needed).

There are multiple ways to draw objects in perspective, which depend completely on how you visualize your object in perspective. If you’re drawing a simple shape such as a rectangle or star, you might want to draw it in perspective from the outset. For something more complex, drawing in 2D space first and then bringing it into perspective might be easier. If you have a complex shape that you simply want to make vanish in perspective, you can achieve that by attaching existing shapes directly to your perspective ...

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