For painting/sculpting modes each brush type is exposed as a tool, the brush can be changed from the tool setting.
The Data-Block Menu to select a preset brush type or a custom brush. They are a combination of a "tool", along with stroke, texture, and options.
- Add Brush
When you add a brush, the new brush is a clone of the current one.
- Brush Specials
- Enabled Modes
- Tool Selection
- Reset Brush
- Custom Icon
Allows definition of a custom brush icon.
In order to save a custom brush in a blend-user, enable Fake User.