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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2018 release), First Edition by Brian Wood

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10 Gradients, Blends, and Patterns

Lesson overview

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to do the following:

  • Create and save a gradient fill.

  • Apply and edit a gradient on a stroke.

  • Apply and edit a radial gradient.

  • Add colors to a gradient.

  • Adjust the direction of a gradient.

  • Adjust the opacity of color in a gradient.

  • Blend the shapes of objects in intermediate steps.

  • Create smooth color blends between objects.

  • Modify a blend and its path, shape, and color.

  • Create and paint with patterns.

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