Brush Transparency

Brush Transparency

The transparency of an object or group of objects can be set using a vector brush style along the outline of the object. The brush transparency mask can be used to create opacity values along the object shape, to composite a stroke outline or an other brush style.

Creating a Brush Transparency

Creating a new brush transparency.

To create a Brush transparency mask on the selected objects:

  • Select the Brush mode in the Mask field of the Transparency panel.
  • The Brush Style view is shown to select the brush options.
  • Edit the brush option in the view. For detailed description of the brush options, see the Brush Options chapter.
  • After confirming the brush settings a brush outline mask is created on the selected object.
  • The brush transparency mask of an object or a group of objects can be edited by double clicking the preview area of the Transparency panel.