Creating Custom Paint Brushes in Motion


You can use Motion’s Shape tools, including the Paint Stroke tool, to “paint” with a huge variety of built-in materials. But you can go even further and create your own custom “brushes”. On this week’s MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how to do just that.


Mark Spencer

Mark Spencer is a freelance producer, videographer, editor, trainer and writer based in the Bay Area. He produces Final Cut Pro X-related training and plugins for with his partners at Ripple Training. He is an Apple-certified Master Trainer, and consults for corporations and individuals. He is the author or co-author of a half-dozen books on motion graphics and editing from Peachpit Press and writes for ProVideo Coalition. He maintains, a resource for Motion. Mark has an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.