Drawing, Painting, and Coloring Tips and Techniques
Monday, 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Discover some of the infinitely inspirational ways you can “dress-up” your paths and lines and distribute colors and objects along a path. Harness the power of the Control, Appearance, and Graphic Styles panels to quickly style paths using width profiles, and to create and apply multiple strokes and effects to paths. Then you’ll be able to explore how with brushes you can:
- Transform paths into natural media
- Apply objects as a repeating pattern and quickly populate a scene
- Determine which portions of brushes distort when applied
- Distribute objects along a path
Adding global colors and gradients you can create quickly complex and easily editable color effects for paths and fills. With the Blob Brush and eraser you’ll have another way to carve out delicate lines from vector shapes. Finally, you’ll learn some tricks for ways to transform your drawings into Illustrator vectors.