Creating and refining an art brush


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Creating and refining an art brush

I've saved my progress as Two brush definitions.ai. It's found inside the 26_brushes folder. I'm still working away inside of the Outline mode, in case you're wondering what's going on here. I could just as easily press Ctrl+Y, or Command+Y on a Mac, to switch back to the Preview mode. Now we are going to define some new art brushes. Instead of replacing an existing art brush, we are going to create some new ones, and then we're going to test them out, see if they work, find out what's right about them, find out what's wrong about them, and compensate for the problems. So I am going to bring up my Brushes panel, and I am going to take this first sort of cleaved, you know, the intersected brush definition here, and I am going to go ahead and drag it and drop it into the Brushes panel.

Notice that I dropped that new brush directly below the old chalk round definition, and so you might be hopeful and think, "Hey! I'm going to keep them all right next...

Creating and refining an art brush
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Creating and refining an art brush provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design
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Illustrator
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