How to Use Brushes in Adobe Illustrator

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In this Guided Project, you will:
2 hours
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

After completing this project, you will be able to use the paint brush in many ways. First, you will learn how to navigate through Adobe Illustrator. Then you will learn how to use a basic stroke for your paint brush before you will learn more about the brush library. Then you will learn how to apply your paint brush outside of freehanding - to text and to shapes. Additionally, you will learn all about the expand feature and how this affects your paint brush depending on the result you are looking for. The aim of this project is to familiarize you with all that the paint brush in Adobe Illustrator has to offer.

Earn a complimentary subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud.
Learners who pass this Adobe Guided Project will receive a 1-month complimentary subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud.

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Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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