Join John Derry for an in-depth discussion in this video Getting acquainted with brush tip types, part of Photoshop CS6 New Features: Brushes.
In this movie I'm going to talk about the various tip types that are used with…the artist brushes, this is where you really get a lot of variation and the…kinds of expression you're able to create with these brushes.…There are basically five different shapes. You have a Point, a Blunt, an Angle, a…Fan, and one that I'm not using, the Curve brush. I had to be economical about how…many brushes I chose here.…So I chose to leave this one out, but it's another good brush tip for making…brushes, that's for sure.…
The ones that are included in the artist brushes are here. You've got four types.…You've got a round point and a round blunt, and then you've got a flat angle and…a flat fan.…The angle and fan brushes are a bit more desirable when you have the artist pen…from Wacom that gives you all 6 degrees of motion, because these are flat brushes, when…you rotate them, then you're going to get a character change in the way that the brush works.…The point and blunt brushes aren't as dependent on having that 6 degrees of…
This course was created and produced by John Derry. We are honored to host his tutorials in the lynda.com library.
- Setting up the painting workspace
- Getting acquainted with brush tip types
- Understanding brush behaviors
- Loading your brush with colors
- Managing the tool presets
- Drawing with pencils