Part 5: Adding Detail with Texture in Concept Art

Part 5: Adding Detail with Texture in Concept Art

By Cliff Cramp

When you’re ready to add more detail to your digital concept art using Painter, this beginner’s tutorial is a great place to start! You’ll learn how to import and transform textures to create a more in-depth look to the lighting and shadows of your painting, control the temperature of colors, and apply Texture brushes to unify the light and dark portions of your digital artwork. This video overview of adding detail with Texture media in Painter will also go over more details about how to:

  • Import images to Texture Library
  • Scale or rotate for Texture transformation
  • Control colors to define light and shadow
  • Establish light temperature with Texture brushes

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