Feb 28th: Illustrator Boot Camp #4

Boot Camp #4

  1. Use Pathfinder and Shapes to recreate this Frank Stella Painting:00763013
  2. Apply gradients to the painting
  3. Find a painting that you really like the color of and create a set of swatches based on the color in the painting
  4. Make this thing by applying a mesh and using the type tool:round-ball

In class exercise

Make something that looks 3-dimensional using the mesh tool and post it on the blog


Global vs Process colors

watch this guide to color inside illustator

read this guide to gradients

Read this for a guide to Meshes