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How make Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator?


Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Today we will make Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator. With the help of Rectangle Tool, Ellipse Tool, Gradient Tool and few other effects we will make Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Launch Adobe Illustrator and create a new document of size 841.89 pt X 595.28 pt. Now follow the below steps-

Step 1

Select the Rectangle Tool and draw a rectangle same as the size of the artboard. Turn off the Stroke and select #000000 as Fill color.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Step 2

Now select the Ellipse Tool and draw a circle on the artboard.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Select this circle and fill with black and white gradient. Then double click on the Gradient Tool in the Tool Panel to open the Gradient Panel.

In the Gradient Panel, double click on the white color slider and change its color to # fff33b. Then double click on the black color slider and change its color to #e93e3a.

The angle of gradient is -60o.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Step 3

Select the circle and press Ctrl + C to copy the circle and then press Ctrl + F to paste the circle in front.

Now slightly drag the new circle towards right and fill it with #000000.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Step 4

Now select the circle filled with gradient and press Ctrl + C and then press Ctrl + B to paste the circle at the back.

With the help of Selection Tool, increase the size of the circle pasted at back.

Open the Gradient Panel and change the gradient type to Radial. Drag the yellow slider to 74% location and reduce the opacity of the orange slider.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Step 5

Let the large circle be selected and click on Effect in the Menu Bar. Place the cursor on Distort & Transform and select Roughen.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

In the Roughen dialogue box, put checkmark on Preview and make necessary changes. (see the below image)

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

After making required changes, click OK.

Step 6

Again select the large circle and click on Effect in the Menu Bar. Place the cursor on Stylize and select Feather.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Increase the radius point in the dialogue box and then click OK.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Now reduce the Opacity of the large circle.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Step 7

Now select the Ellipse Tool and draw a small oval shape. Fill the oval shape with the radial gradient.

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

Now apply Outer Glow and Gaussian Blur effect on the oval shape.

Effect > Stylize > Outer Glow

Effect > Blur > Gaussian Blur

Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator

This is how you can make Solar Eclipse in Adobe Illustrator.

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