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Sketch tutorial: How to make the perfect diffused drop shadow

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If you’ve been around Dribbble, Behance, or any other design community lately, you’ve probably seen the recent trend of mixing flat design with big, beautiful diffused drop shadows. On the face of it, you might think, “That’s just a big drop shadow applied to a rectangle,” but you’d be sorely mistaken. This Sketch tutorial will show you how to make the perfect diffused shadow for your trendiest designs.

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Joseph Angelo Todaro
Video Producer at InVision, former UI/UX designer of international in-flight entertainment, and avid automotive enthusiast.

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