Make gradients and rich black swatch Print Production


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Making gradients and creating a rich black swatch

Well, you know what happens, the client has changed their mind a little bit. They want a change in the gradient, they don't want it to go from purple to light purple; they want it to go from purple to black. Well that's easy to fix. I'll go in my Swatches panel, wake up my 2587 gradient and then I'm going to change this end from that little tint to black. I just choose Black and there we go. Now that looks kind of anemic, now it may lose some in video compression I realize that, but if you sort of squint, I think you're going to get what I'm talking about. It's that nice rich purple on the left and then that just kind of gets gray and then finally it's black on the right. It's really not attractive.

I really want something more rich looking. What I really need is for the purple to go all the way across, and then to have it gradually fade into the black. A couple of different ways I could do this. I could make two shapes, have one with the purple and then h...

Making gradients and creating a rich black swatch
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Making gradients and creating a rich black swatch provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Claudia McCue as part of the Print Production Fundamentals

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