Working with fills


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Working with fills

Now that we understand the differences between fills and strokes, we're ready to start applying that knowledge here in a real world application. Let's say, for instance, that an artist has sent me a rendering of my mascot or logo like you see here. They've sent me a rendering of it, but it's basically a wireframe and I need to apply fills to this object based on colors that I choose in order to make it come to life. So I'm working on this fills_start document, and if I hop over here to the fills_finish document, you'll see exactly what I'm trying to create. I'm going to be coloring in the bear just like this.

Essentially what you're thinking of here is just like a coloring book when you were a child. You're going in and you're just staying within the lines and filling it with the colors that you want. The first thing you have to do before you start applying fills is you actually have to have an object selected in order to apply fills to it. So ...

Working with fills
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Working with fills provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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