The gradient mesh is one of the most powerful tools in your Illustrator toolbox, but it’s also one of the trickiest to get the hang of. This collection of tutorials covers everything from basic gradient mesh tool use to some full on photorealistic vector designs. It’s a great tool to work with to achieve vector realism. It takes a little practice to get the feel for working with it, but it’s worth the effort. So here is an amazing and useful showcase of illustrator’s gradient mesh tutorials for your inspiration.


Make a Fairy-Tale Inspired Magical Hand Shaped Vine

Create a Stylized Gradient Mesh Soccer Ball Illustration

How to Make a Vector Military Cap Icon

Tutorial :-An intro to mesh tool

Gradient Mesh Adobe Illustrator Tutorial

Make a Shiny Gum Ball Machine with Mesh Gradients

Create a Yummy Ice Cream Icon with Mesh Objects and Blends

Illustrator Tutorial: Master the Gradient Mesh Tool

Creating a Leaf with the Mesh Tool

Tips for Working with the Gradient Mesh Tool In Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator CS, CS4: Gradient Mesh Tool, Gradients & Blends

Using Illustrator’s Mesh Tool as Nature Intended

Illustrator Tutorial: Realistic Curtain

Gradient Mesh Portrait Tutorial

Gradient Mesh Tutorial of Thumbdrive

Create realistic illustrations using Illustrator’s Gradient Mesh

How to Create a Yellow Submarine Icon with Gradient Meshes – Vector Plus Tutorial

Gradient Mesh Bell Pepper Tutorial

New PLUS Tutorial – Create Some Delicious Mesh Tomatoes