Using Masks with Particle Systems

As shown in the following images, you can apply masks to the cell source layer of a particle emitter. The effect of the mask on the cell source is carried through to the emitted particles.

Figure. Canvas window showing a mask applied to a particle cell source layer.

You can also apply masks to the emitter object itself.

Figure. Canvas window showing mask applied to emitter layer.

For more information on working with masks, see Masking a Layer or Group.