Booklet

author

Adarsh Shandilya

Design

How to make halftone patters in Illustrator

design

Design

|

How to make halftone patters in Illustrator

We’ll be making this Halftone Texture.

You can use this for textured shading as well!

Start with a Shape.

I am using a Circle, you can do this with any shape.

Add Gradient.

Keep the direction of the gradient in the direction of light.

Duplicate it.

Alt + Drag.

Change Appearance.

> Effects > Texture > Texturizer

> Sketch > Halftone Pattern

Size : 3

Contrast : 30

Pattern Type : Dot

Align

Align it on top of the original shape.

You can also use a clipping mask on the halftone effect of the same shape to make the edges smooth.

Blending Mode

Multiply - 60% Opacity

We’re Done!

Play around with opacity and gradients to create more effects.

MORE EFFECTS SOON!

More booklets by Adarsh Shandilya

More Design booklets

Your recently viewed booklets

  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
  • booklet-slide-images
See all booklets