Applying colors


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Applying colors

Some times the artwork that you create can be black and white, but more often you will need to add color when working with graphics inside of Illustrator. Now until this point, we have taken a very simple method of applying colors to objects. We've either have selected an object first, and then changed its fill color by going over here to the Control panel, clicking on the Fill indicator, and choosing a color here, or we have been using Appearance panel directly by clicking on any particular object, and then directly from the Appearance panel clicking on the Fill and choosing the fill from here as well. But where do these colors come from? These colors come from the Swatches panel. You will see that the identical colors that are here also appear here as well. Let's say you want to create a color, or you want to add a color that does not exist in the Swatches panel. So let's take a look at how we actually create our own customized colors inside of Illustrator.

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Applying colors
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Applying colors provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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