Refining filled paths with the Eraser


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Refining filled paths with the Eraser

In this exercise, I'm going to show you how to refine the painting that you do with the Blob Brush using the Eraser tool. This is that Eraser tool that didn't work very well where the open paths created by the Paintbrush were concerned, but works beautifully when combined with the Blob Brush. I have saved my progress so far as Edwardo.ai, and let's say that I want to refine some of this, some of the paint strokes that I have made, because a little bit of it is somewhat sloppy at this point. The answer is the Eraser tool right here, but if you are working with the pressure-sensitive tablet, go ahead and give it a double-click and that will open the Eraser Tool Options dialog box. Let's change the diameter from Fixed to Pressure and then I'm going to increase the Variation to 10 pt like. So again, Angle and Roundness, really don't care for them where the Eraser is concerned. So I'll go ahead and click OK.

I would like to be able to just hone in on my illustra...

Refining filled paths with the Eraser
Video duration: 4m 14s 12h 54m Intermediate

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Refining filled paths with the Eraser provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design
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Illustrator
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