Anatomy360: Need an Anatomy Reference From Any Angle? Try This!

Ever wish you could rotate a photo, to draw it from another angle? That’s exactly the problem that Anatomy360 solves!This awesome app let’s you quickly rotate models, so you can draw and paint them from any angle you need. You can also control the color, direction and intensity of the lighting, and even add a colored rim … Read more Anatomy360: Need an Anatomy Reference From Any Angle? Try This!

Color Thumbnails: How to Pick Better Colors (Fast!)

Color Thumbnails: Free Tutorial
Here’s a cool trick that can save you a LOT of time and frustration in trying to pick the right colors for your painting.. I’ve started using this technique before I start any painting, and it’s been a lifesaver! In just a few clicks, I can now try an infinite number of color combinations, to … Read more Color Thumbnails: How to Pick Better Colors (Fast!)

How to Paint Better Textures (Painting Little Touches of Realism)

How to Paint Better Textures (Painting Little Touches of Realism)
Texture brushes can be a HUGE time-saver, but they should only be the first step in adding details… To really make your painting pop, it’s important to zoom in and add some details by hand. This doesn’t need to be difficult – the important thing is that you remember the direction of your light source.Watch … Read more How to Paint Better Textures (Painting Little Touches of Realism)

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 10 Premium Brushes for Painting GORGEOUS Skin Details

How to Paint Realistic Hair (in Just 5 Mins!)

The ULTIMATE Brushes for Painting Realistic Hair (In Just 5 Minutes!)
With the right set of brushes, painting hair can be incredibly easy! Do you spend a lot of time painting hair for your characters, only to end up disappointed because the final result looks stiff and flat? Don’t worry, we’ve all been there.In today’s tutorial, you’ll learn how to use the power of hair brushes … Read more How to Paint Realistic Hair (in Just 5 Mins!)

How to Draw PERFECT, Smooth Lines on Your Tablet (3 Life-Saving Tips)

Finally, drawing smooth lines won’t take you forever… Anyone who’s tried digital painting knows how frustrating it can be to paint smooth lines using a stylus and tablet. Especially if you’re used to drawing with pencil on paper, using a tablet can feel awkward and at times painfully difficult.If the struggle sounds familiar, this tutorial … Read more How to Draw PERFECT, Smooth Lines on Your Tablet (3 Life-Saving Tips)

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 acrylicHow to preserve texture while blendingCorrecting mistakes … Read more How 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 more Digital 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 again.Well … Read more How 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 more Freebie: How to Create the Perfect Brush for ANY Digital Painting