How do I make a gradient clipping mask in Illustrator?
To create a transparent gradient mask with Illustrator, select your object, open the Transparency menu, then click the Make Mask button. Then, create an object with a gradient of black to white, copy it to your clipboard, and paste it into your mask layer.
How do you make a fade effect in Illustrator?
The object that you want to fade must be above the object that you want to reveal. Right-click on the object that you want to fade and move your mouse cursor over the “Arrange” option. Select the “Bring to Front” option and drag the object over the object that you want to reveal.
What does a transparency mask do?
The Transparency mask allows you to selectively show or hide parts of a layer. By using a mask, you are able to avoid deleting parts of an image that you just might want in the future. This allows you to work non-destructively.
How do I make a transparency mask in Photoshop?
Choose Layer > Layer Mask > From Transparency. You see a layer mask thumbnail that is linked to the original layer. You can Shift-click on the thumbnail to disable it and make the image and its channels opaque. Clicking the thumbnail again reenables it.
How do I fill an object with an image in Illustrator?
Click the “Object” menu, select “Clipping Mask” and click “Make.” The shape is filled with the image.