Convert Grayscale to Color Using Illustrator


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Converting grayscale to color

So we've seen examples where we can take artwork that already is in color and convert it into different shades of gray, however how many times have you been faced with the exact reverse, you have artwork that's grayscale and now you want to convert it to a colorized version. That is something that actually is quite common when you're dealing with charts and graphs inside of illustrator, because by default whenever illustrator generates a chart it uses different shades of gray to denote each of the different categories. What's great about the Recolor Artwork feature inside of illustrator is that it simply lists all the colors that exist in your file and each shade of gray shows up as a different item in each of the Color rose meaning I have the ability to easily change different shades of gray into different distinct colors.

The same way that I could turn one set of colors into another set, so again as long as I have some way to differentiate different shades, I have the a...

Converting grayscale to color
Video duration: 2m 27s 4h 44m Intermediate

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Converting grayscale to color provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator Insider Training: Coloring Artwork

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