I am trying to make an app icon by following the guidelines given here in Adobe Illustrator, but I am unable to figure out how to generate the colors for tint, shade and shadow. Can anyone help me with that?
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There are two easy ways:
I don't know how Illustrator calculates the Tints and Shades, but when I use these swatches for suggesting 3d objects, sometimes the shades look too grey and light.
So far, the best I found is double clicking on the Fill-square, switching to HSL mode and sliding the brightness slider down.
This give me usually better results: