Modern Tools - Classical Methods
"There are two things in the painter, the eye and the mind; each of them should aid the other."
Painted 100% freehand in Adobe Photoshop CC using a Wacom Intuos Pro and the Wacom Art Pen, this painting was created for PPA's International Photographic Competition, where it was chosen for the prestigious Loan collection and also won a...
Creativity is often found in uncertainty and happens in its truest form when you let go and allow your knowledge of Photoshop painting tools and spontaneous brushstrokes to lead the way.
Nothing strikes fear into the hearts of the self-proclaimed "I can't draw stick people" crowd like the words "hand painting". I've been told many times that people feel like they have no other choice but to use a painting filter because they do not possess the skill to paint in Photoshop by hand.
"Hand painting" sounds much scarier than it...
I did an interesting social media experiment a couple of weeks back. I created a single painting and then altered it into four slightly different finishes. Then I posted to social media asking everyone to select their favorite and give a reason why.
What a fascinating glimpse into individual art tastes this was!