Posts Tagged ‘Swatch’

InDesign Secrets: Using Illustrator to create InDesign gradient swatches

Published by | Thursday, April 18th, 2013

Why are there no default gradient swatches in Adobe InDesign? The Swatches panel tricks us into thinking there are, but you really have to build them by hand. Here’s a tip for leaving your days of manual labor behind: steal your gradients from Illustrator. In this week’s InDesign Secrets video, Anne-Marie ConcepciĆ³n shows you how to commit “gradient larceny” in the Creative Suite.