Welcome to Volume 1 of Do's & Dont's for the vector gallery. Do's & Dont's is a bi-monthly article that will help explain what is and isn't allowed in deviantART's vector gallery. In this issue I'll help clear up some misconstrued concepts surrounding brushes, filters, and textures in your vector works. Where as none of these are "wrong" there is a "right" way to use them.
Just about every graphics program has the ability to use and create custom brushes. However just because the title of a set of brushes has the word "Vector" in it does Not make it capable of creating vector artwork. Below are some Do's and Don'ts of vector brush work:
Don't use photoshop brushes when creating vector pieces. Photoshop brushes can only create Raster based images! If the brush pack has the word vector in the title this is just the brush artists point of view. This is what the creator of the brush set