Understanding how Live Paint works


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Understanding how Live Paint works

So we've seen how Live Paint can allow us to create artwork inside of Illustrator purely from a visual perspective and allow us to build artwork in a far more intuitive manner. We can use tools like the Live Paint Bucket tool, and also the Live Paint Selection tool to help us as we work within this Live Paint Group structure. However, I wanted to kind of wipe this slate clean here for a moment and really focus on what makes Live Paint tick, how does it work? How can I make sure that when I use it, I use it correctly? Well, let me share with you a few insider tips on how Live Paint works inside of Illustrator.

More importantly, we'll also discover why things like brushes or variable width strokes can't work with Live Paint, and in this case, we'll kind of get a better idea of when you can use Live Paint and when it might not be such a good idea. I'm going to start off by just creating a couple of lines here on my artboard, maybe like make like a tic-tac-toe board. So I...

Understanding how Live Paint works
Video duration: 6m 48s 4h 39m Intermediate

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Understanding how Live Paint works provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator Insider Training: Drawing without the Pen Tool

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Design
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Illustrator
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