How to Create a Pearl Brush from Gradient Meshes in Adobe Illustrator

In today’s tutorial we will learn how to control transparency of gradient meshes with the help of blending modes, and by adjusting color transition between mesh points and changing its opacity, create a pearl brush. Moreover after reading this tutorial, you’ll be able to create Illustrator brushes from gradient meshes of any difficulty with the help of free Mesh Tormentor plug-in. Let’s get started! Tutorial Details: Pearl Brush + Gradient Meshes Program: Adobe Illustrator CS5 – CC Difficulty:Beginner-Intermediate Topics Covered: Gradient Meshes Estimated Completion Time: 45 minutes Final Image: Pearl Brush + Gradient Meshes As always, this is the (Read more...)