iPad Art, Design, Tutorials, & Inspiration

Winter Watercolors on your iPad in Procreate + 20 Free Procreate Brushes

Winter Watercolors on your iPad in Procreate + 20 Free Procreate Brushes

As soon as Halloween passes I always start filling my Procreate gallery with snowflakes, fall leaves, and holiday wreaths!  I just published my new class on winter watercolors and wanted to show you some of the brushes and compositions you’ll see in the class.

In the class, I’ll show you how to create tons of winter inspired watercolors on your iPad in Procreate.  When you watch the class, you’ll get all of my watercolor brushes and templates as free downloads, plus my watercolor paper texture paper, glitter and gold papers, and some snowflake shapes to get you started.

First we’ll take a look at a few different digital watercolor techniques, so you know how to create watercolors that work best for your personal style.  Then we’ll combine watercolor snowflakes with a banner and a short winter inspired quote.

Next we’ll create a watercolor wreath using a direct painting method.  I’ll show you all the winter plant shapes that I like to paint and cover some easy tips for turning any plant shape into a watercolor illustration for your wreath.

Then we’ll use a masking method to create a winter plant filled word.  We’ll combine leaves, berries, and pine needles to bring a winter feel to a quote.

You can use the processes you learn in the class to turn any word, phrase, or illustration into a winter inspired piece.  Once you learn the process, you’ll see how easy it is to create a winter watercolor illustration in a few minutes!  All you need to take the class is your iPad and a stylus.  I’ll be using the Apple Pencil, but you could use any stylus, or even your finger.

Ready to take this class? Go to the class page to get started.  If you don’t have a Skillshare membership, you can still watch the class for free.  Just sign up for a 2 month free trial to get started.  See you there!

Limited Color Palette Illustration in Procreate

Learn how to create limited color illustrations and palettes on your iPad in Procreate.  We’ll cover every step of the process from building new palettes to creating illustrations that are ideal for limited palettes.

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Ink Illustration Techniques in Procreate

In this class, you’ll learn three different ways to use ink lines and dots to add shadow, highlights, and depth to your work.  We’ll look at tons of tips and tricks for hatching, crosshatching, and stippling, and talk about how to add bold color to your linework to add variation and contrast that makes your work stand out online and in print.

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Insect Animation and Illustration in Procreate

In this class you’ll learn how to create unique insect illustrations and animations on your iPad in Procreate. When you watch the class you’ll get all of the color palettes and Procreate brushes I use in my insect illustrations including 14 drawing and texture brushes that will help you add tons of depth, texture, and grit like this to your illustrations

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Wildflowers in Procreate + Free Gouache Brushes and Color Palettes

In this class, you’ll learn how to paint colorful wildflower arrangements in Procreate. When you watch this class you’ll get all of the brushes and color palettes I use in the class as free downloads, including my saturation booster brushes, which allow you to use the pressure of your stylus to create varied brushstrokes on the canvas.

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Acrylic Landscapes in Procreate + 32 Free Acrylic Brushes and Stamps

Learn how to create Acrylic landscape paintings on your iPad in Procreate.

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Create an Illustration Series: From Inspiration to Print

In this class, you’ll learn how to plan and create an illustration series from start to finish.  I’ll show you my whole process from planning the series to printing out the work and evaluating color options.

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Art Nouveau Illustrations on Your iPad in Procreate + Free Brushes, Stamps, & Textures

Learn how to create three different kinds of Art Nouveau style illustrations on your iPad in Procreate and get all of my art nouveau style stamps and reference images.

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Collages on Your iPad in Procreate + 35 Stamp and Texture Brushes

Learn how to create unique collages in Procreate by combining vintage images, hand drawn elements, and layer effects. When you watch this class, you’ll get all of the Procreate brushes I use to create my collages.  The set includes 25 stamps of flowers, insects, figures, and shapes, plus a set of 8 texture brushes for adding vintage patterns, fading, and scuffs to your collages.

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Society 6 for iPad Artists and Designers: Sizes, Orientations, and Sharable Mockups

In this class, you’ll learn how to create and fill your Society6 shop using your iPad. You’ll learn how to create and prepare work for Society6, and get tons of tips for maximizing the number of products you have for sale and minimizing the amount of time you spend uploading and resizing.

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Folk Illustrations on Your iPad in Procreate + Free Paper Texture & Folk Art Brushes for Procreate

Learn three different ways to create modern folk style illustrations on your iPad in Procreate.