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How to create a custom fill pattern in brother scan and cut canvas workspace

Posted on 28th October 2019
1- Open canvas workspace.


2- You will need a texture to use for your custom fill. You can find many online for free. You can also purchase them online I am using commercial grunge textures from designbundles.net download and unzip the file to use.


3- To access your texture, go to File- import from your computer.


4- Find the file and open it.


5-  Your file will appear on your screen. if you only have a jpeg or png, use the trace function to create cut lines.


6- Move your texture down the page. Next click on the text icon.


7- Type your text.


8- Change the font to the one you need. I am using Luducudu font from fontbundles.net


9- Click on your text and fill with colour.


 10- Duplicate your text.


11- Fill the duplicate text with a second colour.


12- Click both texts and using the align tool, align them on top of each other.


13- fill the texture in colour. this just helps to see where you are placing it over the text.


14- Place the text and the duplicate over the texture.


15- We need the texture at the front. Select it, then right click and bring to front.


16- Adjust the texture so it suits your needs over the text.


17- With the top text and texture selected,click remove overlap.


18- you now have a custom fill in your text. You can use this technique for many different patterns.

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