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4.11 How to Finish Your Icon Designs and Add Special Effects

What would an icon be without the special finishing touches? In this lesson, it’s time to add some special effects and details that will finish our designs and make them ready for export. You will learn three special techniques. One is a trick for taming patterns, one is a simple way to create vector leather, and the final technique is how to use blending modes and the gradient mesh to illustrate a miniature universe.