Chapter 6

Painting and Drawing with Color

You can add splashes, streaks, or solid areas of color to your image. Photoshop offers a variety of tools with which you can add almost any color or texture imaginable. This chapter introduces you to those tools and shows you how to choose your colors.

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Select the Foreground and Background Colors

Select a Color with the Eyedropper Tool

Select a Color with the Swatches Panel

Using the Brush Tool

Change Brush Styles

Create a Custom Brush

Using the Mixer Brush

Apply a Gradient

Fill a Selection

Using Content-Aware Fill

Stroke a Selection

Using the Clone Stamp

Using the Pattern Stamp

Using the Spot ...

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