Harmony layouts and the Lab color wheel


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Harmony layouts and the Lab color wheel

In this exercise I am going to introduce you to be Edit Colors dialog box which allows you to edit many colors at a time either those that are associated with a Harmony rule or those found inside of a color group. It's actually an extremely powerful feature, but before you can understand what's going on with it, we need to establish a little bit of color theory. So we are going start things off with a slightly technical exercise and then we will move into the fun stuff. I have saved my progress as Alternate color schemes.ai and what I would like you do is move over to the COLOR GUIDE panel and notice that there is this little rainbow icon right there and it says Edit Colors when you hover over it.

Another way to get to this feature is to go to the Swatches panel and click on the Color Group like so and then when a Color Group is active you'll see this icon right here, which says Edit Color Group, so it gives you a slightly different tooltip, but it actually brings up the ex...

Harmony layouts and the Lab color wheel
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Harmony layouts and the Lab color wheel provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Advanced

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