Apply gradients InDesign CS6


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Applying gradients

In the last movie I talked about how to make a gradient swatch in the Swatches panel. Now let's look at applying gradients to stuff on your page and how to fine-tune those gradients. I have my brochure file opened from the Exercise folder and I'm going to jump to the first spread by pressing Option+Page Up or Alt+Page Up on Windows. Now I'm going to open my Swatches panel and I'm going to create two quick gradients. I'll open a New Gradient Swatch dialog box, and the first one I'm going to be is a Radial Gradient from white to black. I'll just call it black to white.

It doesn't really matter. And I'll click Add. The second one is going to be a Linear Gradient that's going to be purple light to dark. Again, you can call these things anything you want, but this one's going to be Linear and the first one is going to be kind of a purplish color. Let's add little bit of black, little bit of cyan, kind of a light purple, and the last color is going ...

Applying gradients
Video duration: 4m 22s 8h 24m Beginner

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Applying gradients provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by David Blatner as part of the InDesign CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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InDesign
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