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SAI brushes by Isihock SAI brushes by Isihock

IT SAYS IN THE DESCRIPTION HOW TO MAKE THEM, YOU DONT DOWNLOAD THEM
Newer versions of SAI don't have some brush settings but you can download them here: comments.deviantart.com/1/4307…



FAQ:
- you need a TABLET for these to work as you need pen pressure which a mouse does not have
- if these aren't working, it is most likely a problem with your SAI
- I don't know how to fix issues with brush settings not saving sorry!


Thought I'd share some of my brushes since a couple of people have asked <3

These are my favourites/the ones I use most C:

1. Painting Brush: The Brush I use for most of my painting. It blends really nicely but you have to merge all your layers. It's nice and smooth and especially good for grass, fur, and small details.

2. Marker Tool: I mostly use the Marker tool for sketching, because it's soft and subtle and lines just turn out so much nicer <3 Also good for bushes or leaves. (fav.me/d6v9lg6 as shown here) Picture above is a really bad example of what it is capable of, sorry ahaha :L

3. Pencil Tool: Basically the same as the pen tool you automatically get in SAI, but with slightly changed settings for sharp, crisp and smooth lines C: I always use this one for lineart.

4. Marker Tool #2: Completely different to marker tool one. I use this one to lay down my colours while painting and not much else. It blends ok. Reason I like it though because its really good to lay down the colours you're going to use, as it's slightly see through, without making it look messy.

5. Acrylic Tool: I really need to rename my tools pff. Basically the same as the previous tool but with much better blending.

6. Fur Tool: Although I've never actually found a use for this tool (sigh) it'd be really good for fur and I love the way it looks //v\ just haven't found a use for it yet.

7. Water Tool: Ahaha wow I use this tool way too much. I use it for getting my shading to look softer at some parts, I use it for blurring, blending, lighting, adding effects ect. ect. Its one of the tools that comes with Paint Tool SAI when you first get it but I think the settings are changed a bit.

How to make new brushes in SAI

Most of you probably already know how to make yourself brushes in SAI, but here it is just in case. Right click one of the light grey, empty boxes underneath your tools, and select a tool base. (for example pen, brush, marker, acrylic, eraser) This will be the starting point of your brush. then just edit the settings, and give it a name C:

Feel free to make/use these C:


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:iconwhizzet:
Whizzet Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2018  Student Digital Artist
For me the pencil brush is extremely pixelated when i draw.
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2018
could you show me? :0 
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:iconwhizzet:
Whizzet Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2018  Student Digital Artist
uhh, how
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 16, 2018
you could take a screenshot & upload to it to sta.sh, then link me :0 
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:icontherollingwestern:
TheRollingWestern Featured By Owner Feb 15, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Damn! That pencil brush is really nice, thanks!
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:iconmarxina:
Marxina Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2018  Student Artist
wow thanks :0 
i'm gonna use it
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nospopignu Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018
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YukiSenmatsu Featured By Owner Edited Feb 26, 2018  Professional General Artist
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:iconyammie1233:
Yammie1233 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
begone thot
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:iconecoharvey:
EcoHarvey Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
your mum
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:iconkenzoe64:
Kenzoe64 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018  Hobbyist
Thank you for doing this, I've been looking to improve the pencil tool for a while now.
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:icongalehad:
Galehad Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
what a lad
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:iconsmileytrash:
SmileyTrash Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I wish I have SAI to use this, bu Medibang is still good. 
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:iconwonse197:
Wonse197 Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018
Thank you soooo much! Timotei-desu 
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:iconkotkolot:
kotkolot Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018
Looks good, have to try
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:iconglortor:
GLoRToR Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018   General Artist
Epic. Thanks.
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:iconducatislo:
DUCATISLO Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Artist
this will be helpful thanks! Conga 
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:iconodawsand:
Odawsand Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018
with the "Stringy_M" and "Middle_Flat", how did you get that? It's not one of the options for me, is it something you add or is it like in an update or something?
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018
it says in the description! ; o ; you download it bc newer versions of SAI don't have it
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:iconodawsand:
Odawsand Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018
oh, sorry i'm blind ^^'  thank you!~
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:iconpico-cat:
Pico-cat Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Artist
This is very useful. Thank you so much <3
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:iconer-0r:
ER-0R Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Ohhhh thank you so much, I needed these ;;;;;
I really love the 4th one Heart 
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:iconfiorrie:
Fiorrie Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I submitted so many wonderful brushes, thank you so much for this QwQ
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018
no problem !! ; u ;
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:icondragonsinhats:
DragonsInHats Featured By Owner Feb 11, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I add all of these every time I switch art computers.  I always find a new use for them! ^_^
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018
glad it helps haha!! ; v ;
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:iconanimelanz:
animeLanz Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Filmographer
Thank you so much for this <3
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2018
no problem!! ; v ;
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:iconchirablackblood:
ChiraBlackblood Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Student General Artist
osommmmmmmm!!!!!!
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:icontsskyx:
Tsskyx Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
Since this is currently on the "hot" page, does anyone have something similar but for Photoshop? I'm interested, since, well, there's like a thousand confusing presets for everything in there.
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
I have no idea personally sorry! 
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:iconcrotchtopus:
Crotchtopus Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
Anything like this but for gimp?
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
no idea sorry, I don't use GIMP! 
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:iconcrotchtopus:
Crotchtopus Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
Thats ok! Just asking if anyone does! Thank you! c:
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:iconjexxonanimations:
JexxonAnimations Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
thanks for sharing your painting tools! it will come in handy :D (Big Grin) 
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:iconcapncalypso:
CapnCalypso Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I miss using SAI. Can't wait to get a windows computer again. I have a Mac so I can't use SAI </3
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:iconslavman3:
Slavman3 Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Do these work with Clip Studio Paint?
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
don't think so! :0 SAI brushes are for SAI only
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:iconslavman3:
Slavman3 Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Meh, I'll figure it out. SAI is a simpler version of CSP, I'm gonna try to create custom brushes based on the parameters of these. Thanks for posting the parameters too btw.
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
no problem, hope you figure it out!! ; v ;
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:iconjblask:
Jblask Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I'm planning to get Sai someday so this is really useful!
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
glad it helps! ; v ;
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:iconjblask:
Jblask Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks! :3
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:iconnoctis-kingoflight:
Noctis-KingofLight Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I need this program!!
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:iconjblask:
Jblask Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Me too! x3
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:iconyulinker:
Yulinker Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018  Professional Traditional Artist
Dayum thanks so much
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
no problem! <3
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:iconharshmama:
harshmama Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
um im begginer just dont know how to use it yet
can somebody help me out how to join lines cuz when i use bucket it fill whole page
please
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:iconisihock:
Isihock Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
could you show me an example please? (just take a screenshot and submit it to sta.sh on DA and link it !! :0) 

if if you're trying to bucket full on the same layer as the lineart though I wouldn't recommend that,
you need to colour in a different layer as the lineart haha 
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Warriors4Lyfe Featured By Owner Feb 10, 2018
The reason why the bucket fills the whole page is because the figure you drew is not a closed shape. There could be gaps and spaces among the line art and the fill tool fills everything in a given amount of space so that's why it fills the whole page. Make sure to double check the line art before using the fill tool. Hope this helps! :D
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