Creating solid color swatches


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Creating solid color swatches

When you create a brand new document you may notice that the Swatches panel already contains a range of colors. How did those color get there? Well, the swatches themselves are there because they are present inside of the New Document Profiles. Remember that when you create a brand new document you can choose between the Print New Document Profile or the Web New Document Profile or Video and Films, so on and so forth. Those are actually Illustrator documents that have been saved in a certain location that act as profiles. Whenever you create a brand new document all the contents from that document, including the swatches that exist in that document, are basically used to create a brand new file, that's why they appear here in this particular Swatches panel.

Well, let's say you want to create your own. So there are a few things you can do. First of all, let's go to the Swatches panel directly here. I'm going to go to the flyout menu. I'm going to choose something her...

Creating solid color swatches
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Creating solid color swatches 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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