Changing fill and stroke colors with the Paint Bucket and Ink Bottle tools


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Changing fill and stroke colors with the Paint Bucket and Ink Bottle tools

Using the Paint Bucket tool, you can add a fill to a shape or change the color of a shape's fill, and using the Ink Bottle tool you can paint strokes. In this movie we will check out how to do that. So on the Stage here I have some art. So there is a circle with no fill inside. I will use the Paint Bucket tool to add a fill. So I will select the Paint Bucket tool from the toolbar. It's in the flyout menu with the Ink Bottle tool. Then I will select a fill color and simply click inside of the circle to apply the fill.

Notice in the Options area of the toolbar that I have the Lock Fill button selected. The Lock Fill button is for applying the same gradient to multiple shapes. Again, we'll talk more about Gradients in another movie. So I am going to pan to the right for our next example, with the Paint Bucket tool. You'll notice that this stroke has a gap, so when I click and I try to paint in it, it doesn't work. Using the Close Gap setting in the Options area of the tool...

Changing fill and stroke colors with the Paint Bucket and Ink Bottle tools
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Changing fill and stroke colors with the Paint Bucket and Ink Bottle tools provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash Professional CS5 Essential Training

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Web
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Flash Professional
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