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WPF - Visual C# | Brushes exercise | Create brushes, including linear and radial gradients
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Create a window called Kaleidosope containing as many of the following rectangles and ellipses as you have time for (once you've done 2 or 3, it may be time to move on!):
The best container for these shapes is a WrapPanel, as this will display the shapes as a 1x6, 2x3, 3x2 or 6x1 grid, depending on the size of the window. You don't need to bother including the labels.
Bored? You could always add a linear gradient brush to the wrap panel itself:
This wrap panel has a linear gradient, with start point halfway down the left-hand side, end point a little way in from the left and SpreadMethod set to Repeat.
Close down any windows you have open!