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Manga Studio Ex 5 Cookbook by Elizabeth Staley

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Making a ruffle brush

By building on the Simple frill tool (found under the Clothing subtool in the Decoration) as a guide, we'll create a ruffled brush suitable for a magical girl or a sweet Lolita outfit!

Getting ready

To start off, we'll need a blank canvas of at least 300 dpi. This screenshot shows the height, width, and dpi settings for the canvas used in this recipe:

Getting ready

How to do it…

Here are the steps to be performed to make a frilly, fluffy brush for use in your art:

  1. First, we need to draw our ruffle for the brush tip. Start by going to View | Grid to make grid lines visible on the canvas.
  2. On a new raster layer, draw a wavy, uneven line near the ...

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