Creating a Gradient Brush

Lets us see how we can make a gradient brush. Gradient brushstroke is a gradient that will follow a path, rather than fill a shape.

 

 

 

we can make a gradient brush. Gradient brushstroke is a gradient that will follow a path, rather than fill a shape.

 

 

 

Make a blend. Use any shape. Create three squares of different colours. Select them all, then navigate to Object>Blend>Make. Double-
click on the Blend tool and choose “Smooth Colour” as the spacing method, then create the blend.

 

 

 

Make a blend. Use any shape. Create three squares of different colours

 

 

 

Choose the blend and the path you want it to follow, and navigate to Object > Blend > Replace Spine:

 

 

 

Choose the blend and the path

 

 

Navigate to Object to Blend and to replace spine

 

 

 

Based on the path it may seem blocky.

 

 

 

Based on the path it may seem blocky.

 

 

 

 

Select the path and double-click the Blend tool. Select the Align to Path option under Orientation (it’s the second icon). The square will
follow the curve of the path.
Now, take the blend and drag it into the Brushes panel. Select “New Art Brush”. Leave everything in the Art Brush Options box as it is, or
experiment with different colorization settings.

Paint the brush.

 

 

 

Select “New Art Brush”.

 

 

 

 

 Leave everything in the Art Brush Options box as it is, or  experiment with different colorization settings.

 

 

 

 

After apply the art brush options

 

 
Note that if you expand the brush you will end up with hundreds of the original shape you used.

 

 

 

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