Tag Archives: Painting

Painting with layers in Artrage

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USING LAYERS: be experimental! There are many ways to use Layers. And you don’t need to use them at all if you don’t want to… New Layers: If you make a New Layer in Artrage you will find you can … Continue reading

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USING PAINT: Layers and Transparency

Most iPad Painting Apps provide layers and transparency as part of the process of digital painting. It takes a little while to get your head around it but you can be sure it is much quicker than in traditional oil … Continue reading

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A Warning: boot up your iPad before painting

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Painting Apps can use a lot of memory. They have to mix paint for example. 1. GETTING YOUR iPAD READY for a complex Painting App with layers Before starting using a painting App, close down all the Apps that you … Continue reading

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PAINTING: Combining two Apps for painting……..

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There is a really good reason why you should combine two Apps together rather than stick with one for drawing and then start another when you paint. This is because the information you have gained, the form, the tone (shading) … Continue reading

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DRAWING WITH YOUR BRUSH…. with colour and tone…….this is painting!

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Somehow we seem to separate drawing from painting…… Drawing exhibitions are expected to exhibit pictures showing lines or edges…pen or pencil, engraving, a lithograph perhaps…. it is supposed to be different from “painting”.  Drawing is defined in the dictionary as … Continue reading

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