Featured Tutorials

Using the Growth Effect to Create Foliage in Painter

Here is a quick and easy way to add some interesting foliage to your Painter artwork, using the Growth effect and a custom Image Hose brush.

Apple AI Auto-Painting in Painter Essentials 8

Mac users, get a look at the 10 new AI-based auto-painting presets that you can use to easily transform your photos into natural-looking paintings.

Tools You Need

Painter 2021

Accelerate your art with with the world’s most realistic and professional digital art and painting software for Mac and Windows.


Create one-of-a-kind effects with ParticleShop, a powerful NEW brush plugin for PhotoShop, CorelDRAW and PaintShop Pro.

Painter Essentials 8

Spark your creativity with Painter Essentials 8. Enjoy fun and uncomplicated painting software for beginners and fall in love with digital painting.

Wacom Intuos Pro Large

This 17″ super-slim tablet offers the perfect drawing space and natural creative control for illustration, editing or digital design.

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