✨ Monthly Project Brief – Dawnstrike

🎨 Build Your Portfolio with Paintable! Ready to take your portfolio to the next level? We’ve got you covered. Create stunning artwork inspired by real-life client briefs with Paintable’s Portfolio Builder Program! 🎨 Get prepped for working with real life clients, and walk away with a portfolio packed with jaw-dropping pieces ready to dazzle potential … Read more

Monthly Project Brief: Bang Bang Chocolate

🍫 The Brief: Bang Bang Chocolate For this month’s brief, the awesome folks over at the “Bang Bang” chocolate factory want YOU to sprinkle your magic on their Valentine’s Day promotional packaging! 🍫✨ It’s YOUR turn to transform the art for their chocolate bar called “Cinnamon Kiss”– a sweet chocolate with a cin-fully delicious pop … Read more

Monthly Project Brief: The Minotaur

🎄 JANUARY’S BRIEF: The Minotaur Imagine a realm where fantasy pulses with magic and adventure – that’s the world of “Realm of Legends,” the hottest new battle card game. 🏰✨ Guess what? They’re on the lookout for YOUR artistic talent to bring “The Minotaur” to life! Roaring thunderously, eyes ablaze, and wielding a massive axe, this … Read more

Holiday Advent Calendars: December 2023 Digital Art Painting Brief

🎄 DECEMBER’S BRIEF: Christmas Advent Calendar Hey, digital artists! Get ready for a holiday adventure that’s as exciting as unwrapping presents on Christmas morning! Imagine this: You, yes, you’ve been handpicked by an artisanal chocolate factory to sprinkle your digital magic on their advent calendar. Picture Santa soaring through a pixelated sky, munching on virtual … Read more

Christmas Cards: November 2023 Digital Art Painting Brief

Hey fellow artists and creative wizards! Let’s dive into the holiday spirit with a sprinkle of digital painting enchantment! ❄️ ‘Tis the season to fire up those digital brushes and craft some merry and bright artwork that captures the essence of Christmas. With Santa, snowmen, Christmas trees, presents, and all the festive cheer waiting to … Read more

Head In The Clouds: July 2023 Digital Art Painting Brief

Happy July, everyone! While we’re long past April showers (and all those May flowers), there seems to be something brewing overhead for this month’s digital painting brief…Don’t worry, the clouds gathering above you won’t rain on your parade- in fact, you may find yourself in awe of the power that large, beautiful clouds can bring … Read more

Portrait Reference Photos You Will Want to Paint During One Week Portrait

Choose your One Week Portrait reference photo The One Week Portrait Challenge is just around the corner, who’s excited?! Before we get started on Monday, May 15th, you need the perfect portrait reference photo to set yourself up for success. So, what makes a perfect reference photo? First, it needs to be high-resolution so you … Read more

Alice in Wonderland – Jaw-dropping Digital Paintings

These Alice In Wonderland digital paintings will blow your stockings off… In the Paintable Tribe, we spent the first month of the year building a strong art habit, setting ourselves up for success for 2023. This year, the 30-day art habit challenge got a theme: Alice in Wonderland! 🐇All month we’re painting prompts from the magical … Read more

Terrifying Halloween Digital Paintings That will Raise the Hairs on Your Arms

“Abandon all hope, ye who enter here…” Step into the world of fear and terror through this collection of terrifying digital paintings, and meet the monsters, zombies, vampires, and scariest of all, humans just like You. The Digital Pumpkin Carving Challenge is BACK! 🎃 Join the Paintable Tribe, carve a digital pumpkin this year, and … Read more

Back to School Art Space Makeover

School is back in for the fall, my friends! 🍁 One of the most exciting perks to a new academic year is unwrapping brand-new tools to help you succeed, am I right?  Team Paintable has put together 17 must-haves that will boost your new semester. Not in school?  No problem- these treats will give your … Read more

How to Paint Clouds – 3 Easy Steps

Big, fluffy, sculptural cumulonimbus clouds can definitely add a mood to your artwork!   Whether you’re doing cloud photo studies or adding clouds to landscape painting, I’ll show you the 3 easy steps that it takes to digitally paint your own fleecy puffs in ANY software. Sketching the basic shape and fill in with mid-values Illuminating … Read more

25 Best Gifts for Digital Artists in 2021

One for your favorite artist… one for you… Every year Team Paintable hand-picks their favorite 25 best gifts for digital artists.  Have a browse through the 2021 cut below, and if you think something’s missing, let us know in the comments!Some of these items are affiliate links, meaning if you purchase them, Paintable may earn … Read more

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