O'Reilly logo

Adobe® Illustrator® CS6 Classroom in a Book®: The official training workbook from Adobe Systems by Adobe Creative Team

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

10. Blending Colors and Shapes

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 blend.

• Adjust the opacity of color in a gradient blend.

• Blend the shapes of objects in intermediate steps.

• Create smooth color blends between objects.

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

Image

This lesson takes approximately an hour to complete. If needed, remove the previous lesson folder from your hard disk and copy the Lesson10 folder onto it.

Gradient ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required