Stephen Heindel
  • Design & Illustration
    Quick Tip: How to Create a Gradient on Stroke Effect in Adobe Illustrator CS5Stephen qt gradient preview
    In Adobe Illustrator CS6, Gradient on Stroke was introduced. Although you can't do this in an earlier version, we're going to show you a work around for it in Illustrator CS5. We're going to do this by creating a Blend from a Gradient and even show you how to modify it using the Width Tool (SHIFT + W). We'll then go on to create a quick trumpet illustration to show you what you can do with the Gradient.Read More…