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40+ Fascinating Digital Painting Tutorials

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Digital paintings are one art and design trend that isn't going away any time soon. Digital paintings (examples) are vibrant, display well on screen and take advantage of new technologies like the graphics tablet to make the digital look traditional. If you're interested in learning to create art through this medium, here are over 40 tutorials to help you begin (or continue) the adventure.

Editor's note: This article was originally published on Psdtuts in June of 2009.


1. Skin Tones Part 1


2. Skin Tones Part 2


3. Gunman by Craig Mullins


4. Revising Golongrias Picture


5. Happy Like a Broken Doll


6. Human Skin


7. Painting an Old Man


8. Painting Human Lips


9. How to Make a Planet


10. Space Craft Prototyping


11. Sci-Fi Environment Concept tutorial


12. Digital Illustration Workflow


13. Scene Rendering


14. Abstract Dragon


15. Liberate Your Colors


16. Painting a faerie scene


17. Paint a Sexy Siren


18. Portrait Speedpainting


19. Making of Hecate


20. A Traditional Approach to Creating Digital Art


21. Spider Harp


22. Create the Assault Chick


23. Creating the virtual Character AYU


24. Making of Transformers Death Blow


25. The Taming of Naas


26. Create Cool Comic Book Covers


27. How to Paint Feathers and Wings


28. New School Pinup Art


29. Children Book Illustration


30. Painting Realistic Looking Lips


31. Creating a Robot Concept


32. Making of Howling


33. Making of Superbad


34. Making of Funfair


35. Making of Cold Sky


36. Painting Clouds


37. Paint a Dragon


38. The Making of Spanish Girl


39. The Making of Fresh Meat


40. Bio Shock Digital Painting


41. Digital Painting Tutorial


42. Making of Under the Root


43. Drawn of the Dead


44. Using Brushes for Fabric and Costumes


45. Paint Realistic Ears


46. Paint Realistic Hands


47. Making of Equilibrium


48. Advanced Digital Painting


49. Making of Fire Energy

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