Put together a custom palette
It’s easy to create a custom palette for projects. For objects such as Brushes, Paper textures, Patterns, Brush looks and Nozzles, all you do is hold Shift and drag the item’s icon to the canvas area. A new palette is created with the item’s icon. To add items, hold Shift and drag the icon to the new palette. To add a menu item choose Window> Custom Palette>Add Command. Select your palette and pick a command from the menu bar or palette menu.