Today I received my new Intuos Pro Paper Edition! I have to say I was really excited to give it a workout! I wanted to start with what I felt the strongest points are regarding this tablet. Size! If you work in a cramped space or real estate is at a premium you will enjoy the new smaller size of this tablet. It is sleek, thin and beautiful to look at. I ordered the medium tablet and at first glance I thought I had made a mistake and should have ordered the large. But after using it I Read more »
Corel Developers really listened to the suggestions from their user base and developed a set of brushes that is truly special! Glazing Brushes. They let you control the evolution of your painting using velvety, translucent paint transitions just like the Renaissance masters. Glazing Brushes deliver stroke-level opacity, so the paint of each brushstroke is applied independently. The paint that each dab deposits on the canvas builds up smoothly from a minimum to a maximum. This creates a smooth blend between colors, with no unwanted colors where dabs overlap. You’ll really see Glazing Brushes at their best when you fluctuate stylus Read more »
When it comes to Dab Stencils, I think the best way to understand how they render is to think of masking. If you choose a texture, and apply the stroke, the Dab Stencil masks brush strokes before you apply a brush stroke. The potential for creativity lies in what brushes you choose from blenders to watercolor to Impasto and more! The brush mark in essence knocks out areas of the brush dab by making them more transparent as if you were painting around a masked area or stamping with the brush variant. For areas that are elevated more paint is Read more »
Today Painter 2017 was released! This version of Painter promises to be one of the best yet in terms of addressing legacy bugs and adding new content that makes sense to the vast majority of Professional users as well as Painter enthusiast! On the surface it may seem that this version of purely for the Professional user, but not so…there are some wonderful new tools for the Digital Fine Artist as well. Let me introduce you to some of my favorite new features. You will want to get in on the special upgrade price of $99! In this video by Read more »
I always look back on this session and smile! So much great information!
Digital Watercolors with Painter—Karen BonakerDocs.com
This is a wonderful article written by Painter Master Elite, Skip Allen and one you will want to bookmark for future reference. Thank you Skip! How To Recover Your Custom Data After A Painter Crash