3

In this image, I would like to randomly fill each region with a different color, such that, no two regions have the same color. I've been searching for such a method and have come across a script that will randomly fill in each region with different colors, but in my case I need those colors to be unique.

Is it possible to accomplish this task in Illustrator?

enter image description here

2
  • Sure, just make a table of unique colors then shuffle the list.
    – joojaa
    Aug 8, 2020 at 8:48
  • I think the "Recolor Artwork" feature might be what you're after: youtube video on it
    – Joonas
    Nov 12, 2020 at 8:13

2 Answers 2

1

boguslavsky's plugin in the other answer looks fantastic.

However, there are also free Illustrator scripts available on the web
if you'd rather not purchase anything.

Here's a YouTube video explaining how to install and use scripts, in case you don't know:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUWWlWP1QkI

One I'll use is called "Vary Hues", you can get from here:
http://js4ai.blogspot.com/2012/08/update-to-vary-hues.html

Merely select art and call the script and you can
choose the number of hues you want, even vary opacity if desired.

enter image description here

enter image description here

enter image description here

enter image description here

Or...

enter image description here

enter image description here

I don't know if it fits your needs specifically, but it is a way to randomly alter coloring.

There are more scripts out there for randomizing colors....

0

I've written a randomizer plugin for Illustrator that should be able to accomplish what you're trying to do. It can randomize colors from a range or from a set. Range randomization is unlikely to leave you with any duplicate colors.

Read about it here: https://randomill.com/illustrator-random-color-script/

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service and acknowledge you have read our privacy policy.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.