The most important shortcuts when working with Photoshop brushes are the one to select Brush tool on the main Toolbar - "B", to get the Brushes Toolbar on the screen - "F5", to decrease the brush size "[", to increase the brush size "]", to select next brush on brushes palette "." and to select previous brush on brushes palette ",".

Hi Gang,

While waiting for new free Photoshop brush let’s just remind ourselves about 6 most important keyboard shortcuts for brushes in Photoshop and these would be:

  1. “B” to select Brush tool on the main Toolbar
  2. “F5” to bring up Brushes Palette
  3. “[” to decrease the Brush size
  4. “]” to increase the Brush size
  5. “,” to move to the previous brush in Brushes palette
  6. “.” to move to the next brush in Bushes palette

Photoshop brush selectionBrushes Palette

For next time we are preparing a cool video tutorial about saving Photoshop brushes settings where we’re also giving some more useful hints and tips so – stay tuned and have fun creating!