Lifting harmony rules from color groups


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Lifting harmony rules from color groups

In this exercise we are going to take a group of colors that are associated with a harmony rule here inside the Color Guide panel and we are going to save them off as a color group inside the Swatches panel. Then we will turn around and take a custom color group from the Swatches panel and assign it as a harmony rule inside the Color Guide panel. So this is kind of reciprocal arrangement between harmony rules and color groups inside Illustrator. I've saved my changes as Colorful backgrounds.ai. What we are going to do here is start things off.

I've got my Color Guide panel set to the Tetrad 2 rule right there. So you want to go ahead and choose a different rule just to make sure that you have got all of the color selected. It's based of, of my blue t-shirt color so that's great. Now I am going to drop down here to this little folder icon and I am going to click on it in order to save the group out inside the Swatches panel. Then I will move over to the Swatches panel and ...

Lifting harmony rules from color groups
Video duration: 7m 21s 14h 53m Intermediate

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Lifting harmony rules from color groups 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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