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Illustator Live Trace and Recolor

I used the  Illustrator file below in the business cards for Leesa…


Leesa's Business Card

Leesa’s Business Card


Here is a .jpg example of what the tools in Illustrator 4
can do. Live Trace was set to six colors and then expanded. Then
a new color group was created by limiting the selection the “Pop Art” color swatch library. Color harmony is assigned by using the color wheel and saved as a new group. The image is now recolored and has a cool effect.

Leesa Harrington-Squyres

Adobe Illustator’s Live Trace Tool