1 Choose Window menu > Library Palettes > Show Gradients to display the Gradients palette.
2 Click the palette menu arrow, and choose Edit Gradient.
3 In the Edit Gradient dialog box, click anywhere in the color ramp bar. The control point is added, without affecting color.
4 Click the new color control point to select it.
5 Open the Colors palette and choose a color.
For a two-point gradient, you set a color for the right control point and then set a color for the left control point.
^ You can press Option + click (Mac OS) or Alt + click (Windows) in the color ramp bar to create a control point that is set to the current color.
You can create interesting gradient effects by selecting two additional colors in between the end colors.
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