In Adobe Illustrator, charcoal brushes are like the black licorice of brushes.
Only a few people truly enjoy them, but the folks that do, really enjoy them (even though it can kill you*).
In this article, I'll share three secret ways you can use charcoal brushes in Adobe Illustrator to bring grainy, organic magic to your work.
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