Spot color tints
FreeHand 8 makes it easy to create a tint or lighter percentage of a spot color (usually a Pantone color). Spot colors match the color of the specific ink that will be used on a printing press to print the color from the FreeHand illustration. FreeHand includes libraries of spot and other types of colors. The most popular spot color matching system is the PANTONE Matching System. When printing separations, the tints will print on the same plate as the base spot color.
To create a tint of a spot color do the following: