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Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book© (2017 release) 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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This lesson takes approximately 60 minutes to complete.

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