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Setting up Loupedeck for Rebelle 5

This page provides help and guidance to setup and use the Loupedeck (Live) with Rebelle 5. You can help support me by buying the Loupedeck through my Amazon affiliate Link for Loupedeck Step 1 – Download and Extract the Profile Basement Picasso – Rebelle 5 – Loupedeck profile (free) The .zip file above contains a […]

Video – iPad sketch of Girl sitting

Continuing the review of slightly older work, this was a digital painting done, starting from life to sketch out various ideas, then using a reference photo to work on digitally This was the output from the set of thumbnail sketches from life – just looking at various composition options. Like the last option of the […]

Life Drawing Sketches

Output from tonight’s 3 hour session. Again using Art Rage on Wacom Cintiq [singlepic id=217 w=600 h=600 float=none]   [singlepic id=218 w=600 h=600 float=none]   [singlepic id=219 w=600 h=600 float=none]

LSoA Practice

Good to be back   It is very nice to be back doing some digital life drawing down at Leith School of Art. this was the first time using a combination of the Wacom Cintiq hybrid and Corel mobile painting program. The first three images above were 15 minute sketches. the one below was a […]

Older Digital Painting – Part 4

So this set of digital painting images is a slightly different set – I was playing around with the snap-art plug in for Photoshop that I sometimes use. The idea was to get a sense of what an image might look like when painted, and to use it as part of the workflow to refine […]

Older Digital Painting – Part 3

Back to reviewing the digital painting I have done this year. This #digitalPainting was to play with texture and digital tools but also to bring a slightly surreal element with digital tools. It again plays with the concept of multiple views using mirrors, but also with multiple time elements which was interesting. 109b Josie Standing […]

Older Digital Painting – Part 2

Continuing the review of my older work digital painting work. I have been surprised already how useful this has been – reminding myself of some good work done previously as well as many lessons learnt and then forgotten. 104 Digital Painting of Josie sitting This was an attempt to a digital painting focussing on tonal […]

Older Digital Painting – Part 1

I thought I would go back and review all the digital painting #digitalPainting work I have done over the last couple of years and do a little bit of introspection. Have I learned anything or made progress? Did I achieve what I was trying to do? Are there good ideas that I have subsequently lost […]

Digital Life Drawing on iPad

3 hours of digital Life Drawing and #digitalPainting compressed  into 90 seconds. (Or maybe I just work this fast 🙂 ) [youtube_advanced url=”″ width=”380″ height=”540″ responsive=”no” controls=”yes” autohide=”alt” showinfo=”yes” loop=”no” rel=”yes” fs=”yes” modestbranding=”no” theme=”dark”]   Digital Life Drawing on the iPad Having been working on the PC recently to do more digital texture work, which is […]

Today’s Digital Painting of Fingers and Toes

Digital Painting of Hands and Feet For today’s digital painting I wanted to change the perspective and do a more close up image. The idea was to allow me to try and get a better blend of abstract and detail work. I think this is a little soft on the drawing (didn’t do any pre-drawing […]