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Adobe Illustrator's stroke and fill feature allows you to apply different line effects and colors to selected objects. There are a number of of tools and panels available that help adjust and apply colors and stroke features to artwork. The width tool creates variable width lines. The Stroke panel not only controls line thickness, but also dash patterns and arrowhead settings. Colors can be mixed in a variety of ways, using the Color Guide, Color, and Swatches panels. Frequently used colors can be organised using the Swatches panel.