Time for action – making a flatting brush
We are looking for the following three things in a flatting brush:
- No anti-aliasing: The edges it produces must be distinct. This will help us if we need to make a magic wand selection based on color; we'll get a good smooth selection without any little bits that won't be selected.
- Responsive to stylus pressure. We'll need to color small and large areas.
- It must produce solid, flat, unblended colors, for example, the gauche paint. The brush cannot blend colors while coloring over another color.
We'll be starting out with a basic oil paint brush, make a copy, and then create a new tab group for our flatting brushes by performing the following steps:
- Open a file that has an ink layer (or open the
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