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Using Gradient and Pattern Backgrounds

The reason why you want to use gradient backgrounds is because the gradient background creates a visual interest and helps move users through a design. Pattern backgrounds on the other hand are best to clarify which elements are moving and which ones are still. Here’s how you can add Pattern and Gradient backgrounds to your project:

Add Pattern Background:

Start by clicking anywhere on the canvas. Click on Background on the top left toolbar. You will see that there are multiple background options. Click Patterns.

Scroll through pre-made patterns backgrounds and select one that you like. Once you do so, the pattern will be applied to your background. Adjust the pattern opacity as needed.

Select None to remove the patterns from your background.

Add Gradient Background:

To add a gradient background, click on Background on the top left toolbar. You will see that there are multiple background options. Click Gradients.

To remove gradient background. click anywhere on the canvas, click Remove Gradient at the top of the toobar.


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