Combining blend modes with dynamic effects


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Combining blend modes with dynamic effects

In this movie, I'll show you how to combine Blend modes along with Dynamic effects, and in the course of doing so, we'll transform this base art right here, these primitive forms--such as this ten-pointed star and this circle and this kind of crescent--into this finished light bulb art. So I'll go ahead and switch back to my starter document here and I'll click on the path outline for the light bulb to select it and then I'll switch over to the Appearance panel and you can see that I've assigned an Outer Glow effect in advance. If you click on Outer Glow, you'll see that the color is set to that same shade of green that I've assigned to the star.

And the Blend mode is by default set to Screen. Now you can change it to any other mode you want--and notice that Illustrator goes ahead and organizes the most popular modes at the top here--but this should tell you that Screen is your Blend mode for glows inside of Illustrator as well it is. Now I'll go ahead ...

Combining blend modes with dynamic effects
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Combining blend modes with dynamic effects provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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