Using the Gradient Tool-Adobe Illustrator
The gradient tool is a great way to add depth to your project. While it might be a little confusing at first once you get the hang of it you can create some pretty amazing effects. Rather than writing a long tedious article about how it works I thought it might be easier just to show you. Here’s a quick 10 minute beginners guide to setting up gradients, saving and applying them. I think you’ll find with a little practice you can master these techniques fairly quickly. Good luck!