Assigning materials

I don’t know if this is the right place to post, but anyway, if I have this pen, and I wnat to make a little part another color. How would I do that without affecting the main color? It’s all one object too.

i would tell you the anwser but there are alot of threads already which have been anwsered…try a search please…

http://mediawiki.blender.org/index.php/Manual/Multiple_Materials