Designing and using a custom brush


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Designing and using a custom brush

In this exercise we're going to create our own Custom Brush. I've reverted the Canvas texture.psd file to its original appearance. Let's base our brush in the very first entry inside the M brushes collection, and that's crosshatched gesture right, there simply because I think it's one of the more interesting of the brushes. You may recall as you paint with his brush for one thing the Airbrush setting is turned on by default. So it goes ahead and builds up as I hold my cursor in place. Also, notice as I paint back down this line that I'm building up the line across from it.

So I'm building up the brushstroke as I paint back and forth across it, which is a very different effect. My only complaint about this brush stroke the way it is, is it's so skinny and I'd like to set up something that doesn't require me just to press on the Right Bracket key in order to increase the size of that brush, because that's not really a very skillful maneuver and it ...

Designing and using a custom brush
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Designing and using a custom brush provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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