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Note: Strings representing object names and arguments must be separated by commas. This is not depicted in the synopsis.

getDefaultBrush is undoable, NOT queryable, and NOT editable.

The command returns the name of the default Paint Effects brush.

Return value

stringName of the default brush node


dynPaintEditor, stroke

Python examples

import maya.cmds as cmds

# get the name of the current brush
brush = cmds.getDefaultBrush()