Creating the effect of a fading brushstroke


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Creating the effect of a fading brushstroke

There is a very simple function of the Paintbrush tool or any other tool for that matter that utilizes brush tip. That is called Fade. Now the use of Fade can have a lot of different functions, but here in the painting, we'll look at a couple places where we see such a fading brush. Right here we see that some of the little highlights right here on this lamppost, and also we them right here on one of the highlights on the edge of this cab right there. I can see where is really bright and then it's just slowly fading off into nothing.

That's a real simple function of that tool. So let's go in here and see how that works. Just so we can use him as highlights, so I'm going to go inhere and just invert my background and I'm going to create a couple of little effects here. I'm going to take my brush and it's set to a size 36 and it just does this right now. So when I go into my brush engine the function is under Transfer and what you fade out is either the Opaci...

Creating the effect of a fading brushstroke
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Creating the effect of a fading brushstroke provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Bert Monroy as part of the Bert Monroy: The Making of Times Square, The Tools

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Design
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Illustrator Photoshop
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