Digital Painting

  • Illustration
    Learn How to Improve Your Digital Illustrations in 10 Easy StepsImprove digital illustrations preview
    In this article, we'll break down the ten easy ways to improve your technique for better digital illustrations. Read More…
  • Cartoon
    How to Draw, Ink and Colour a Cartoon Car in Adobe PhotoshopCar tutorial preview
    Creating cartoon versions of real-life objects can allow people to do the craziest things with perhaps the most basic designs and explore their creativity to no end! Cars are no exception to this way of working, and many zany ideas have been concocted over the years. In this tutorial I will show you how to create a simple cartoon car so you too can create your own twisted rendition of your favourite auto!Read More…
  • Digital Painting
    How to Remove Lines From a Drawing: Convert a Drawing Into a Digital PaintingLineless painting prev
    You may be good at drawing, but painting without lines is a different thing. In this tutorial I'll show you how to use your drawing skills to turn a piece of line art into a beautiful, lineless painting. We'll also face the problem from your childhood—how to draw/paint expressively without crossing the lines?Read More…
  • Adobe Photoshop
    Quick Tip: Layer Mask vs. the Eraser Tool in Adobe PhotoshopEraser vs layer mask prev
    If you've ever wished that Photoshop had an anti-eraser tool to bring back the parts of your drawing you've erased by accident, I've got good news for you. Maybe it's not called an "anti-eraser", but it works exactly like this!Read More…
  • Adobe Photoshop
    New Course: Digital Portrait Painting in Adobe PhotoshopPortrait
    Have you ever wanted to paint yourself or a friend, but struggled with making your paintings look like them? Digital Portrait Painting in Adobe Photoshop tackles the often intimidating topic of digital portraiture head on. In this course, Melody Nieves will take you along this creative journey in painting two beautiful digital portraits, with one in color and the other in black and white. Read More…
  • Fan Art
    Create Stunning "Iron Man" Fan Art From Scratch in PhotoshopIronmanpreview
    In this tutorial we will explain how to create stunning "Iron Man" fan art in Photoshop using digital painting techniques.Read More…
  • Line Art
    Quick Tip: Remove the White Background From Line Art in Adobe PhotoshopQuick lineart prev
    When you draw your line art traditionally, you scan it with a white background. It doesn't matter on paper, but in Photoshop it's much more comfortable to have the lines only. Is there any way to remove the background and leave the clean line art intact?Read More…
  • Adobe Photoshop
    Harness the Elements: Paint Air in All Its FormsHarness air prev
    The last of the elements in our series may seem kind of boring, but that's not true at all! Join me to see how you can use air and atmosphere to give special effects to your paintings.Read More…
  • Krita
    How to Paint a Delicious Fruit Tart Icon in KritaKrita 00b
    Join me in painting up a delicious custard tart filled with fruit in the open-source painting program, Krita. You'll learn how to render an assortment of fruits and prepare your content for use as a desktop, mobile, or web icon, perfect for an assortment of sizes. Whet your appetite for something fun and get to know Krita.Read More…
  • Digital Painting
    Turn a Pencil Sketch Into a Colorful and Dynamic Character IllustrationCharacterpreview
    Sketching out a character illustration can be a lot of fun. Giving that sketch life can be a challenging task, however. In this tutorial, we will explain how to use Photoshop's painting tools to turn a pencil sketch into a colorful and dynamic character illustration.Read More…
  • Digital Painting
    How to Draw a Realistic Aircraft in PhotoshopAirplanepreview
    Aviation art has a long and distinguished history dating back to the early days of human flight. Although it has encompassed many styles and media throughout its development, historical and technical accuracy remain mainstays of its successful execution. In this tutorial, we will describe the key steps in portraying the Boeing P-26A Peashooter, a pursuit aircraft developed during the interwar period.Read More…
  • Digital Painting
    Create a Mountain Fortress Using Matte Painting Techniques in PhotoshopMountainspreview
    In the motion picture industry, filmmakers often depend on artists to create fantasy environments that could not exist in real life. Modern artists often turn to Photoshop, as well as 3D applications, to create these fantastic environments. Read More…
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