Custom brushes can be a challenge to use successfully. Digital painters often think of them in terms of traditional brushes: flat, bristle, fan - etc. To get the most out of Photoshop's custom brush engine, a digital painter needs to broaden their definition of 'brush'. This mini-series aims to shed some light on the unusual ways custom brushes can be manipulated in a painting workflow. 

If you want to know more about making your own custom brushes from scratch, make sure to check out the premium seriesCustom Brush Design.

AuthorMatt Kohr