Utilizing the eraser tip


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Utilizing the eraser tip

We're used to having an eraser on our pencils, it makes a lot of sense to combine both mark making and mark removal in the same instrument. Make a mistake, and the eraser is handily accessible for correction. Wacom took advantage of this form factor, and places a so-called eraser tip on the opposite end of the pointed stylus. So, the eraser to a behavior is application-specific, and what I mean by that is, when I utilize the eraser tip, say in Photoshop or SketchBook Pro, it always is going to be eraser, you can't change its behavior.

Painter, on the other hand, is a little more of forgiving, and it allows you actually switch over to the eraser tip, select a new, say, a brush, and then it sticks to the eraser tip end. So I could be moving between one type of brush with my normal tip, and then I could quickly switch around and have the other tip doing some other kind of mark- making activity, and that can be useful. So I'm just going to do a little eraser here, just so we can se...

Utilizing the eraser tip
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Utilizing the eraser tip provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by John Derry as part of the Wacom Essential Training

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3D + Animation Design Photography
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