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Fireworks CS3 Essential Training: Using the Pencil and Brush toolsIn Part 2 our excerpts of Lynda.com's training series on Fireworks CS3, using the Pencil, Brush and Clone tools are covered
Fireworks CS3 Essential Training is all about using each tool in this tremendously powerful application to its full potential to make amazing web graphics. From understanding the interface to importing Photoshop and Illustrator files, from formatting text to editing and optimizing images, instructor Tom Green covers all the skills needed to best create and edit all kinds of web-based graphics.
In this video Tom Green shows where to access the pencil tool, and how to use it, including choosing stroke color, edge works, anti-aliasing, and opacity settings.
He then shows where it can be used, and how to use it, including changing colors using the color tool. In the paintbrush tool section, Tom shows how to make the paint brush tool thicker, add texture, and change the effect of the tool as well as the edge. He also shows how to change brushes and the color of the brushes.
Using the Pencil and Brush tools
|Using the Pencil and Brush tools|
Up next: Using the Rubber Stamp tool
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