How To Draw A Leaf in CS5 Illustrator – Beginner Tutorial – Using the Pen Tool and Gradients

Here is an easy tutorial that teaches you how to draw a leaf within Adobe Illustrator. You can add a drop shadow on at the end for some depth if you wish. My apologies that the end result of this leaf looks a little like a green pepper. 🙂 Adjust your pen lines as needed, like I did with the other examples. Thanks for watching!!