The Magic of Digital Brushes: Make Traditional Painting with Photoshop

Camila Queiroz, Freelancer Illustrator who loves games and books

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6 Lessons (19m)
    • 1. Welcome!

    • 2. Where to find good brushes

    • 3. Basic Brush Configurations

    • 4. Material Study

    • 5. Transforming Material into a Character!

    • 6. Final Considerations


Project Description

STEP 1: Download brush pack
Download and install the brushes! It contains some tools i selected.
You can also test them one by one and explore it’s brush configurations.

STEP 2: Choose 1 fruit to paint
Paint a fruit of your choice, using only customized brushes and photo references. (It doesn´t need to be realistic.) You can use this brush pack or any other of your choice.

a) Tell us which fruit you chose and what brushes you´d like to use!

b) You can also send screenshots of your painting so we can give you feedback.

STEP 3: BONUS(Optional)
Transform your fruit in a character! Give it a face, and choose another material to craft an accessory.
Ex: A pear with a scarfe, an orange with a hat.
Make a sketch over your fruit and upload it before painting to receive feedbacks after and before!


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