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Adobe InDesign CS4 Classroom in a Book by Adobe Creative Team

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Chapter 7. Working with Color

Lesson Overview

In this introduction to working with colors and color management, you’ll learn how to do the following:

  • Add colors to the Swatches panel.

  • Apply colors to objects.

  • Create dashed strokes.

  • Create and apply a gradient swatch.

  • Adjust the direction of the gradient blend.

  • Create a tint.

  • Create a spot color.

  • Specify a color management engine.

  • Specify default source ICC profiles.

  • Assign ICC profiles in InDesign CS4.

  • Embed ICC profiles in images created in other Adobe applications.

Working with Color

This lesson will take approximately 90 minutes.

You can create, save, and apply process and spot colors, including tints, mixed inks, and blended ...

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