What is Digital Painting?

Digital painting is the process of painting on a tablet and creating artwork digitally on a computer. This is done through painting software that uses brushes much like traditional painting. Many artists turn to digital painting since it’s cheaper in the long run(fewer materials) and it’s a necessity in the world of animation, illustration, and […]

Digital Painting – The Ultimate Beginners 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 […]

Best drawing and painting software of 2020

Create a digital masterpiece the easy way… Image credit: Pixabay (Image credit: Pixabay) Digital art has become the norm, with a wide range of software programs available to allow drawing and painting on a virtual canvas. Often these programs will focus on a particular aspect, such as design, illustration, or photo-manipulation. Design programs can be use […]

The best photo editing software: image editors for novices through to pros

Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom might seem like the obvious choice, but there are lots of compelling alternatives! (Image credit: elenabs/Getty Images) Photoshop is the world’s best-known but always the best photo editing software – as Adobe’s subscription-based software plans are not popular with everyone. Fortunately there are lots of non-Adobe alternatives which take a different […]