Using the Deco tool


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Using the Deco tool

In this movie, we'll take a look at the Deco tool. The Deco tool can be used to create pre -built yet still customizable artwork. So I select the Deco tool in the toolbar, which is right below the Brush tool. To adjust the settings for the Deco tool, you can use the dropdown menu right under Drawing Effect in the Properties panel. When you click that, you'll see all the different drawing modes for Deco tool. We'll just look at a few of them here. So I'll select the Building Brush, and click and drag on Stage to draw buildings.

The default setting is to draw a Random Building, but in the Advanced area of the Properties panel, you can use the dropdown to pick different Skyscrapers that you want to draw. So I can continue drawing the same one over and over again. You can adjust the width of the buildings by adjusting the Building Size slider in the Properties panel. So you can create really wide buildings or more narrow buildings. Let's go in to delete this and continue on...

Using the Deco tool
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Using the Deco tool provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash Professional CS5 Essential Training

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Web
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Flash Professional
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