Working with the Blob Brush and Eraser tools


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Working with the Blob Brush and Eraser tools

Now it's time to have a little fun here inside of Illustrator. I'm going to be utilizing one of my favorite tools: the Blob brush. It's just fun to say -- Blob brush -- and in this case, I'm going to use it to create some really interesting artwork, and also do some stuff that you probably didn't even know you could do inside of Illustrator. I'm going to create a brand new blank document to start off with. So I'm going to hit Command+N or Control+N on my keyboard, and I'll just hit OK to accept the defaults. Now traditionally in Illustrator, you've always been able to paint and draw, using the brush, and the Pencil tool.

The problem with the Paintbrush tool and the Pencil tool is, once you've drawn something, it's kind of hard to add something to that artwork, unless you knew how to use things like the Average and Join commands, or you knew how to use the Pathfinder, or stuff like that. With the Blob brush tool, you're actually able to join ...

Working with the Blob Brush and Eraser tools
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Working with the Blob Brush and Eraser tools provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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