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Adobe® Illustrator® 10 Classroom in a Book® by Adobe Creative Team

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Building a custom palette

Now you'll learn how to create your own custom palettes by mixing colors, naming them, and saving them in the Swatches palette.

Mixing your own color

You'll start to create a custom palette by mixing a color using the CMYK sliders in the Color palette. First you'll mix a fill color.

1.
In the toolbox, click the Fill box to make it active.
2.
Using the selection tool (), click the middle of the hat in the bottom left rectangle to select it.

Select Fill box.

Select middle of hat in bottom left rectangle.

In the Color palette, ...

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