Illustrator – Color & Swatches Visitor so far so good? Let's learn about Color & Swatches in Adobe Illustrator. Once again David Gareth of TastyTuts will be leading you through Illustrator Basics. Up next is the Color & Swatches. We will be using the RGB color space exclusively in the Mac Lab. The Mac Lab printer prints RGB, not CMYK. If you understand the information in the tutorial, COMPLETE the mission. Easy, peasy Visitor. Next up we are going to learn about the 10 Handy Tips (Things to Know for Beginners) in Adobe Illustrator.