Posts tagged "Mixer Brush"

September 3, 2010

Painting Straight Lines

To paint a straight line, hold the shift key while dragging a stroke. Or, click once with a painting tool, then release the mouse, hold the shift key and click again to draw a straight line between the two points.

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May 14, 2010

“Dry” Mixer Brush

Update! Click here (20 Brush and Painting Tool Shortcuts in Photoshop CC) to see twenty of my favorite tips related to brushes and painting in Photoshop CC in a single post.


 
Type 00 (zero, zero) in quick succession to Quickly set the “Wet” and “Mix” values for the Mixer Brush to zero – resulting in a dry brush.

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May 13, 2010

Mixer Brush Values

Update! Click here (20 Brush and Painting Tool Shortcuts in Photoshop CC) to see twenty of my favorite tips related to brushes and painting in Photoshop CC in a single post.


 
When using the Mixer Brush the numeric keys change the “Wet” value. Adding the Shift key changes the “Flow” value. Option (Mac) / Alt (Win) + number changes the “Mix” values.

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May 10, 2010

Mixer Brush Shortcuts

Update! Click here (20 Brush and Painting Tool Shortcuts in Photoshop CC) to see twenty of my favorite tips related to brushes and painting in Photoshop CC in a single post.


 
There are four customizable keyboard shortcuts specifically designed for the Mixer Brush in PSCS5. Choose Edit > Keyboard Shortcuts, and using the Shortcuts for “Tools” scroll the to the bottom until you reach:
Load Mixer Brush
Clean Mixer Brush
Toggle Mixer Brush Auto-Load
Toggle Mixer Brush Auto-Clean
Then, enter in your own custom keyboard shortcut to enable the option(s).

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