Changing colors in a twocolor fountain fill

You can modify a fountain fill's appearance by changing the colors.

To change the colors of a two-color fountain fill

K I Select a two-color fountain fill with the Pick tool.

2 Open the Fill Tool flyout, and click Fountain Fill Dialog.

3 Open the From color picker, and click a color for the start of the fountain fill's color progression.

4 Open the To color picker, and click a color for the end of the fountain fill's color progression.

You can click the Other button to create or choose a custom color.

To change the colors of a two-color fountain fill using the Interactive Fill tool

1 Open the Interactive Fill flyout, and click the Interactive Fill tool.

2 Select a two-color fountain fill.

3 To change the color used for the start of the color progression, do one of the following:

• Drag a color from the Color Palette to the start fill handle that appears at the beginning of the fountain fill.

• Click the First Fill picker on the Property Bar, and click a color on the palette.

4 To change the color used for the end of the color progression, do one of the following:

• Drag a color from the Color Palette to the end fill handle box that appears at the end of the fountain fill.

• Click the Last Fill picker on the Property Bar, then click a color on the palette.

To mix colors in a two-color Fountain Fill using the mouse

1 Follow steps 1 and 2 from the previous procedure.

2 Hold down CTRL, and click a color from the on-screen Color Palette. Release the mouse button before releasing CTRL.

You can apply a mix to a single color swatch by holding down CTRL and dragging a color from the Color Palette to a color swatch.

• To change the color of custom fountain fills see, "Creating and saving custom fountain fills" on page 217.

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