All posts tagged custom brushes

Creative Painting – Using Only One Brush

Posted on 2012/06/22 at 12:50am by daarken 26 Comments
Creative Painting – Using Only One Brush

In this video Daarken challenges you to create a sketch or a painting using only one brush. Don’t pick a typical brush like the round or chalk brush, pick something that you would never consider doing an entire painting with. The example used in this video is the chain brush. Post your painting here! Creative…

Managing Brushes – Preset Manager

Posted on 2011/12/01 at 6:16pm by daarken 15 Comments
Managing Brushes – Preset Manager

Have you ever wanted to rearrange your brushes or delete multiple brushes at one time? Daarken shows you how to manage your brushes with the preset manager.

How to Create Custom Brushes

Posted on 2011/11/29 at 7:05pm by daarken 6 Comments
How to Create Custom Brushes

Creating custom brushes in Photoshop is easy and sometimes necessary in order to keep up with your freelance schedule. That being said, it is also important to realize that the brush does not make the artist and custom brushes are not required in order to make you a professional artist. Most of Daarken’s paintings are…

An Artist’s Arsenal – Brushes and Brush Controls

Posted on 2011/11/11 at 5:46am by daarken 7 Comments
An Artist’s Arsenal – Brushes and Brush Controls

Brushes are your main weapon when it comes to digital painting, so you need to be prepared to go into battle! Daarken talks about his commonly used brushes and what he uses them for. He also explains how to change the brush controls to customize your brushes to suit your needs.