Blending along a curve


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Blending along a curve

All right friends, I'm still working inside that same Cropped universe.ai that I opened in the previous exercise. This time around we are going to be blending between two translucent objects that are set far apart from each other. And so, these objects by the way are circle and circle, those guys right there here inside of the Shoot star layer. So I'm going to go ahead and meatball the first circle right there, which has an Opacity of 30%. So it's got a white fill, no Stroke, Opacity 30%, and then if I meatball the other circle, which is this guy right there. He has got an Opacity of 0.

So otherwise the same, white fill, no Stroke, Opacity 0%. All right, so meatball one, Shift meatball the other, and we are going to blend between the shapes using that same keyboard shortcut, Ctrl+Alt+B or Command+Option+B on a Mac. Or if you don't like the shortcut you can go to the Object menu, choose Blend and choose Make. Either way it's going to do it. And you are going to creat...

Blending along a curve
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Blending along a curve provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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