Applying and scaling an art brush


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Applying and scaling an art brush

In this movie we'll take our first look at working with art brushes, which are easily the most flexible kind of brushes--they're my favorites anyway--inside of Illustrator. So I'll go ahead and click on the baseline of this text to select it, and then with the Appearance panel open I'll go ahead and create a new stroke by clicking on the fill--so I create this new stroke directly above the fill--and then I'll drop down to this Add New Stroke icon and click on it, or you can take advantage of that keyboard shortcut Ctrl+Alt+/ or Command+Option+/ on the Mac.

Now I want this stroke to be a different color, so I'll click on this color swatch there, and I'll change it to the next swatch over OW peach--and you may recall the OW is for Orange Wedges. Go ahead and assign that color to the stroke and then I'll bring up the Brushes panel. And select from really any one of this long list of brushes here. I'm going to apply this one hand drawn brush vector pack 0...

Applying and scaling an art brush
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Applying and scaling an art brush provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS6 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Illustrator
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