Thanks for the feedback.
I have been at this sort of thing for 25 years. Working with just about every 2D graphics and animation package around - at one time or another - or experimenting with them. I am very Mac based (sadly sometimes -…"
"Oh... if you have an older windows machine you could try playing with satori paint. It's the only paint software I ever used that had Raster editing tools with every stroke mapped to a bezier path. It even mapped the smudge strokes to…"
"Hi craig... cool post. You made a lot of good points. I have no idea if you've done this before or if you have some similar solution. I sometimes work with styles of art that require a step in the process similar to "inking"…"
"You can use the selection to inhibit path start points in the paint synthesizer. There are options in the Inhibitor and Probability parameters in the path start control panel that let you use the selection to influence where start points for…"
"I just tried using the b key here and on yosemite and it worked fine for me, so i'm wondering if it's the particular paint preset you were working with. Could you start a help ticket on what you ran into and then tech suport will…"