21 Tips & Quotes From Your Favorite Artists

Artist Quotes & Tips Digital Painting Paintable
Dedicated to inspiring digital artists all over the world! As digital painters, we’re lucky to be part of a constantly thriving and supportive community. Fellow digital artists create endlessly inspiring new works of art, and fans back us every step of the way, whether with a thoughtful comment, a simple like and follow, or the … Read more

Digital Painting Inspiration #39

Cover image by LiXin YinTwice a month we bring you a selection of mind-blowingly beautiful digital paintings for your inspiration!  by Marta Danecka by Inna Vjuzhanina by Ross Tran by Marc Brunet by Dalisa Art by Joshua Cairos by Jason Nguyen by LiXin Yin by Joseph Meehan by F TT by Loy Baldon by Faraz … Read more

Stunning Student Masterpieces – Illustration From Imagination Class of June 2020

Over the past 7 weeks, our Illustration From Imagination students have worked so hard to push themselves out of their comfort zones and challenge their creative limits. 💪For many of our students, it’s been a challenging ride, but that makes it so much more rewarding! They’ve massively leveled up their painting skills and learned practical … Read more

Digital Painting Inspiration #038

Cover image by Peter Polach Twice a month we bring you a selection of mind-blowingly beautiful digital paintings for your inspiration!  by Jodie Muir by WL OP by Elena Berezina by Filipe Pagliuso by Magda Proski by Tomas Duchek by Pauline Voß by jong min lee by Naomi Savoie by Insist __ by Andrew Mironov by Ahmed … Read more

Digital Painting Inspiration #037

Cover image by Yuhong DingTwice a month we bring you a selection of mind-blowingly beautiful digital paintings for your inspiration!  by Krisztian Tejfel by Catherine Steuer by Luis Alvarez Castañon by Ilya Kuvshinov by David Belliveau by Vyacheslav Safronov by Camila Vielmond by Ramón Nuñez by Bogna Gawrońska by Ina Wong by Yuhong Ding by JeeHyung … Read more

5 Professional Artists Who Killed It With One Week Portrait

Our One Week Portrait Challenge attracts artists from the world over, from beginners who have just bought their first graphics tablet to professional artists looking to exercise their creativity.In our first Challenge of 2020, over 17,000 artists made the commitment to pick up their styluses, boot up their painting program of choice, and paint every … Read more

Digital Painting Process Pictures (Step-By-Step) – 2nd Edition –

Do you ever get intimidated by looking at your favorite artist’s masterpieces, wondering how did they manage to paint everything so perfectly?It’s hard to imagine that those stunning digital paintings went through many different stages of looking rough before they became the paintings we know and love.Take a peek into the process of creating a … Read more

Digital Painting Inspiration #036

Cover image by Jane NaneTwice a month we bring you a hand-picked selection of stunning digital painting inspiration, guaranteed to spark your next masterpiece… by Abigail Diaz by Ilse Harting by Fernanda Suarez by Yanjun Cheng by Mansik Yang by Charlie Bowater by Marta Nael by Reiko Groß by Naranbaatar Ganbold by Alena Aenami by … Read more

Fast-track Your Learning by Building A Painting Habit

Are you ready to get serious about building your digital painting talent? We know that building any skill and developing any talent means putting in many hours of the activity. I’ve worked with some digital art students that will spend entire afternoons once or twice a month, working on their illustration, and become frustrated because … Read more

Digital Painting Inspiration #035

Cover image by Ricky Martinez Twice a month we bring you a hand-picked selection of stunning digital paintings for your inspiration! By Ross Tran By Kittichai Rueangchaichan By Grafit Studio By Tara Phillips By Wlop By Elena Berezina By Efflam Mercier By Florianne Becker By Anna Podedworna By niyas ck By Loy Baldon By Hazem Ameen By Park Pyeongjun By Phu Thieu By Christophe Young … Read more

Sketching For Beginners: 5 Tips to Level-Up Your Drawings

Sketching Techniques for Digital Artists | Paintable.cc Digital Painting - Learn the Art of Digital Painting! #digitalpainting #digitalart
You know it… I know it… sketching with a tablet isn’t easy! But it doesn’t have to be so hard.We recently created a huge new module for the students of the Digital Painting Academy, called Sketching Techniques for Digital Artists – and it covers everything you need to know to create beautiful sketches directly with your tablet. And today, we … Read more

30 Spooky Digital Paintings for a Scary Halloween

30 Spooky Digital Paintings - Paintable
Not for the faint of heart… As the weather gets cooler and the nights get longer, pumpkin-heads, zombies, and vampires are coming out to play!Halloween is an occasion for artists like us to try our hands at a different kind of subject. Some go for a spooky, realistic impression; others express a gruesome-yet-somehow-cute side. Some … Read more

Digital Painting: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

Fancy yourself an artist? Here’s the ultimate step-by-step guide to becoming a 21st Century painter! Do you want to be a digital artist, but don’t know where to start? Perhaps you’ve done a Google search before, but felt overwhelmed by all the information, or intimidated by what the authors assumed you already know.I’ve realized that … Read more

How to Paint Anything: The ULTIMATE Guide to Rendering

Painting from imagination can be tough… where are you meant to put the highlights? And what about the shadows? The key is understanding how different types of light work. Luckily, there’s an 8-step “recipe” to painting light from imagination – which I cover in-depth in my program, Illustration From Imagination. And today, I wanted to give … Read more

Blending Modes: 3 Easy Ways to Color Your Digital Paintings

3 Best Blending Modes for Digital Painting
There are a TON of different blending modes in Photoshop, and it’s easy to get overwhelmed by them all… Color, color dodge, overlay, multiply, lighten…..What does each one do?….Which one should I use??……What the hell does “color dodge” even mean?!?But here’s the thing: while every blending mode has it’s uses, you only really need to … Read more

10 Premium Brushes for Painting GORGEOUS Skin Details

Polish your digital portraits with these texture brushes – quickly paint pores, freckles, beauty marks, and more! When painting skin, the devil is in the details.It’s the small touches like pores, freckles and beauty marks that really take a portrait to the next level.But the problem? They can take FOREVER to paint.. So we’ve put … Read more

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