Select the bitmap object. Make sure the Fill button in the Tools panel or Color panel is selected. Use the Color panel to color the image with black, white, a process color, or a spot color.
How do I color a specific area in Illustrator?
Click the color that you want to use for the fill in the Color panel, which opens when you activate the Fill tool. You can also open the Swatches or Gradient panel and select a color from those libraries. One last option is to double-click the “Fill” tool, click a color in the Color Picker window, and then click “OK.”
How do I color faster in Illustrator?
Apply a fill color
- Select the object using the Selection tool ( ) or the Direct Selection tool ( ).
- Click the Fill box in the Tools panel, the Properties panel, or the Color panel to indicate that you want to apply a fill rather than a stroke. …
- Select a fill color by doing one of the following:
How do I fill an artboard with color in Illustrator?
To change the artboard color in Illustrator, open the Document Setup menu by pressing Alt + Control + P, then tick the box labeled, “Simulate Color Paper” and change the color of the checkerboard grid to whatever color you’d like your artboard to be.