While following this tutorial tracing the circle over the circle with the gradient produces this result:
The result is different from the result in the tutorial, and I've retraced my steps several times. Also if I delete the circle that the clones are based on it resets the styling of the clones and makes them all opaque black like this:
Thoughts on what I could be doing differently to get the same result as the tutorial? It it the circle the clones are based on is deletedwithout changing the look of the clones.