CATEGORY: Tutorials | AUTHOR: Svetlana I.

How To Recolor Clip Art In Adobe Illustrator

Beads clip art packages come with PNG files as well as fully editable vector file, that gives you an option to color your own clip art. Here is a short tutorial how to do it.

Please note that VectorBeads offers only flat illustrations, no textures and transparent objects. Only ai,eps and pdf files will allow you to change colors and resize beads without quality lost.

Step 1

Open Adobe Illustrator, go to File > Open > Choose the document that you want to edit.

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Step 2

Go to Window > Color Panel.

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Step 3

Choose direct selection tool.

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Step 4

Select the object that you want to edit and pick a color from the panel.

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Select a shadow and go to Color Guide tab.

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There are options for shades and tints. Select a color that you want to use for shadows.

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You can create unlimited number of color variations for your beads clip art.

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The bead illustration that I used in this tutorial, you can buy HERE.