Using the Eraser tool


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Using the Eraser tool

The Eraser tool is a fantastic way to quickly erase vectors. If you think about it, until now we have always made edits to our vector paths by changing the anchor points. However, the Eraser tool really allows us to just move over any particular and erase parts of it. In some ways it's the exact opposite of the Blob Brush. For example, on this document I have opened right now called eraser_tool, which you will find in Chapter 12 of the exercise files. I'll so ahead and I'll select this piece of artwork. I'll use the Eraser tool right here and I could simply mouse over it and drag away parts of the particular file. I can even just simply erase parts of this path right here. I don't have to use Pen tools or edit any anchor points. I'll just simply erase the same way that I might use an eraser on a regular piece of paper.

Let me press Undo by the way, to back to where I was originally before, and try that if I double-click on the Eraser tool, it has the same exact...

Using the Eraser tool
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Using the Eraser tool provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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