Managing color groups


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Managing color groups

When you start to add more and more color swatches to your document, you may find it difficult to actually find those color swatches because things get a little bit messy here in the Swatches panel. Now you can actually organize the swatches themselves by just clicking-and-dragging and then to move them around, but that's still a tedious process. Even more so, as you start to get out more colors, you can't control how they wrap around and go to the next line. So one of the nice things about the Swatches panel itself is that you do have the ability to organize your swatches in something called color groups. In fact, whenever you create a new document, I'll just create a new print document, for example, right here. You will notice that inside of that particular file, your document already has many swatches.

Now these are just lose swatches, kind of, lying around in your Swatches panel. However, you can notice over here, you have like these folders and there are certain colors t...

Managing color groups
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Managing color groups provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Design
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Illustrator
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