Creating (or replacing) an art brush


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Creating (or replacing) an art brush

In this movie I'll show you how to convert our wiggly path outlines into art brushes, and then we'll turn around and apply those art brushes to our character outlines. And if we have any problems, which we will, then I'll show you how to resolve those problems. So I've gone ahead just for the sake of clarity here and numbered each one of these Chalk-brush alternatives. So the first one, #1, has the cleaved off edges on the left and right hand sides. #2 has the brush edges that exceed the rectangle that represents the path outline, and then #3 is just sitting there waiting for me to modify it.

Currently it's the same as #2. All right, so let's take these guys and turn them into art brushes. And you do that by bringing up the Brushes panel, and then if you're working along with me, go ahead and select that top wiggly path, and drag it and drop it into the Brushes panel. Notice that I have a little plus sign next my cursor. If I want to create a new brush, I jus...

Creating (or replacing) an art brush
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Creating (or replacing) 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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