Blend Colors in Adobe Illustrator (Without Using Gradients)
The blend tool in Adobe Illustrator is great for blending shapes and colors. I often use it for surface / textile design to create custom shades or blends of colors to use in repeating patterns.
In this AI video tutorial, you’ll learn how to create a blend of colors with a defined number of steps.
You will learn:
- How to create blends of color between two swatches in Illustrator (00:09)
- How to use Illustrator’s Blend Tool to blend colors (00:57)
- How to adjust settings in the Blend Options dialog window (01:23)