Using the Blob Brush and Eraser tools


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Using the Blob Brush and Eraser tools

There are two unique drawing tools inside of Illustrator, one here called the Blob Brush tool. The other one here is called the Eraser tool. And they're both unique in that they are kind of performing these Pathfinder functions behind the scenes for you as you draw. Before we learn how to use these tools let's take look at some of their settings because as we'll find out they're really based in the same technology and they are quite similar. So I am going to start by double clicking here on the Blob Brush tool to bring up the Blob Brush Tool Options dialog box. You know I'll be honest with you. I am not a big fan of the name Blob Brush.

It sounds too close to blah, but in reality when you start working with this brush it's anything but blah. I want to focus here on the bottom here where it says Default Brush Options because you'll see here that you have the ability to set a size for your brush. But you can also choose different options for the brush itself. Now...

Using the Blob Brush and Eraser tools
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Using the Blob Brush and Eraser tools provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS5 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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