Master the tools and improve your digital painting skills. Begin with the hardware—a Wacom tablet—in this learning path, and then dive deeper into Corel Painter skills followed by Adobe Photoshop painting skills.
Master your Wacom tablet.
Learn essential Corel Painter and Adobe Photoshop painting skills.
Learn how to set up and master your Wacom tablet in ways that streamline your work, expand your creative options, and warm up your drawing arm.
3h 19m • COURSE
Using Wacom Tablets with Painter with John Derry
Maximize the expressive capabilities of your digital painting toolset. Learn to integrate a Wacom tablet and stylus with Corel Painter for maximum pressure sensitivity and range of motion.
56m 53s • COURSE
Painter 2017 Essential Training with John Derry
In this course, John Derry shares basic and advanced creative techniques in Painter 2017 that can help you kick-start your creative process. Familiarize yourself with both the new features offered in Painter 2017 and the essentials. Learn how to use custom settings and features to organize your workspace. See how to work with the color tools, identify safety nets, and paint with the new Glazing Brushes, Dab Stencils, and Texture brushes.
5h 19m • COURSE
Photoshop: Customizing Brushes with John Derry
Create your own Photoshop brushes and get a whole new range of artistic options for your work.
1h 20m • COURSE
Photoshop: Natural-Media Painting with John Derry
Learn how to use Photoshop's natural media brushes, bristle tips, Mixer Brush, and textures to create beautiful, expressive digital paintings.
1h 17m • COURSE
You'll advance your digital painting skills with these experts.
John Derry is a pioneer of digital painting and one of the original authors of Corel Painter.
Since 1985, he has leveraged his background in drawing and painting to advance the look and experience of traditional art-making tools on the computer. John has a master's degree in painting from Cranbrook Academy of Art, is a practicing artist and photographer, and has two U.S. patents relating to expressive digital mark-making. Adobe recently designated John as a Photoshop Painting Pioneer. He teaches digital painting workshops and holds a Photographic Craftsman degree from Professional Photographers of America. John can be found online at www.pixlart.com.