Remember 1984, and the commercial that helped kick start the computer graphic design revolution
Outline for Illustrator Workshop
Stroke – Appearance (road)
Brushes – overview
Calligraphic – single oval
Scatter - multiple instances of a shape. good for things like tire-tread, footprints, as well as randomly placed shapes on the path
Art - single shape stretched from beginning to end of path
Bristle - mimics paint brush
Pattern - can have distinct shapes defined for sides, corners, and start and finish.
These shapes must first be placed into the Swatches panel as Pattern (fill) Swatches before they can be accessed to build a pattern Brush.
Apply the brushes to Shapes and paths
Shapes – made with Pen tool
Shapes – made with Auto shapes such as Polygon and Star