How to Achieve a Traditional Look With Texture Brushes

Digital Painting Tips: Achieving Realistic Look With Texture Brushes

Do your digital paintings look too flat or “airbrushed”? Learn how to add a touch of texture to your paintings, and give them that warm, “traditional” look of oil or acrylic! Watch the video below to find out: How to make your digital paintings look like oil or acrylic How to preserve texture while blending … Read moreHow to Achieve a Traditional Look With Texture Brushes

Digital Painting Walkthrough: Portrait Tips & Tricks

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Do you enjoy painting digital portraits? We’ve got something for you today! Follow along as our lead instructor David Belliveau paints one of his latest portraits, while he gives you a selection of tips & tricks to help you with your own digital portraits. Watch the video below to find out: The best way to … Read moreDigital Painting Walkthrough: Portrait Tips & Tricks

How to Organise Your Photoshop Brushes: 7 Clever Tips & Tricks

Struggle to find the right brush sometimes? Even the best brush collection in the world won’t help you if you can’t actually find the brushes you need. Organising your brushes can be a struggle. As your library grows, you quickly end up losing overview, and just resort back to the same 2-3 brushes over and over … Read moreHow to Organise Your Photoshop Brushes: 7 Clever Tips & Tricks

Freebie: How to Create the Perfect Brush for ANY Digital Painting

How to Create the Perfect Photoshop Brush

Creating your own set of professional brushes is easier than you think. Most painting software like Photoshop comes with a default library of brushes, which are fine for beginners. But as a serious artist, you will want to start adding certain details or a unique style to your paintings. And for that, you’ll need to … Read moreFreebie: How to Create the Perfect Brush for ANY Digital Painting

How to Pick PERFECT Colors in Photoshop (Coolorus Tutorial)

How to Pick PERFECT Colors in Photoshop (Coolorus Review & Tutorial)

We love Photoshop… but the color picker sucks! Enter Coolorus. This handy Photoshop plug-in will completely revolutionise the way you color your digital paintings. It will not only will speed up your workflow, but also help you pick better colors, with less headache. If you often feel lost in a sea of color, Coolorus will … Read moreHow to Pick PERFECT Colors in Photoshop (Coolorus Tutorial)

How to Stylise Your Digital Painting Portraits by Adding Tattoos

How to Paint Tattoos to your Digital Paintings

Here’s an easy way to give your digital portraits a bit of style and personality Painting intricate details such as tattoos can be tough. Getting a 2D graphic to match the contours and grooves of a 3D form is no easy task. Luckily we have digital tools such as Photoshop to help us out. While … Read moreHow to Stylise Your Digital Painting Portraits by Adding Tattoos

How to Fix ‘Blurry’ Digital Paintings with Hard and Soft Brushes

Hard vs Soft Edge Brushes in Photoshop

Do your paintings look a little blurry around the edges? Chances are, you’re over-using soft brushes, without going in and defining enough sharp details with a hard brush. Using ONLY hard edge brushes won’t work either though – you’ll lose the smooth edges necessary to create soft transitions and gradients. The key is to use … Read moreHow to Fix ‘Blurry’ Digital Paintings with Hard and Soft Brushes