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Adobe Fresco vs. Procreate (vs. Photoshop) [2022]
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Adobe Fresco vs. Procreate (vs. Photoshop) [2022]

Adobe Fresco is Adobe’s answer to painting apps like Procreate. Learn how the two compare, when to use it, and how it’s different from Adobe Photoshop.

category_digital art21 Procreate Tips You Have to Know (2022 Update)

21 Procreate Tips You Have to Know (2022 Update)

If you're a busy digital creative, Procreate is one of the best drawing apps out there. But you probably don't have time to read through their ridiculously comprehensive handbook. So we did it for ...

app reviewProcreate vs. Photoshop

Procreate vs. Photoshop

In the world of digital art, two apps are definite standouts: Procreate and Photoshop for iPad. Both are powerful apps that have a lot to offer digital artists, but figuring out which app is right...

brushes5 Best Procreate Brush Sets for Lettering Artists

5 Best Procreate Brush Sets for Lettering Artists

As a digital lettering artist, have you ever struggled with the preloaded brush options found in your favorite drawing apps? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Lettering artists just like you have tak...

CharacterRamona MacLean | The Middle Is the Hard Part

Ramona MacLean | The Middle Is the Hard Part

Ramona MacLean (@freckledpage) has a distinct worldview when it comes to creativity: The world could do with a little more silliness. Known for her whimsical style, the Vancouver-based illustrator...

creative careersBehind the Pen with Hand Lettering Artist Shelly Kim

Behind the Pen with Hand Lettering Artist Shelly Kim

If you ask Shelly Kim (@lettersbyshells) how she describes her artistic style, she’ll be the first to tell you that her art is focused on inspiring positivity and self-love. And it’s true. As a ful...

digital artRich Damm | A Hidden Passion for Handmade Lettering

Rich Damm | A Hidden Passion for Handmade Lettering

It’s impossible to know how creative aptitude will turn out. That’s something that lettering artist and designer Richard Damm, knows all too well.  The Long Island-based artist specializes in crea...

Customer storiesGuillaume Wiatr | The Art of Visualizing Conversations

Guillaume Wiatr | The Art of Visualizing Conversations

Though he might self-identify in many roles — management consultant, business coach, entrepreneur — Guillaume Wiatr doesn’t consider himself an artist. At least, not in the traditional sense of the...

digital artCatherine Herold | Learn, Experiment & Grow

Catherine Herold | Learn, Experiment & Grow

If there’s one thing Catherine Herold doesn't like, it’s a bouquet of cut flowers. It’s not that the flowers aren’t pretty or that they won’t look great on the kitchen table.  It’s just that cut fl...

digital drawingMartin Morrison | On Trading Comfort for Joy

Martin Morrison | On Trading Comfort for Joy

You’d never hear Martin Morrison say that his long road toward an illustration career has been easy, but he’ll tell you that his first foray into painting and illustration started with a camel. Or,...

caricatureNolan Harris | A Journey from Struggling Artist to Successful Art Entrepreneur Helping Up and Coming Artists Succeed

Nolan Harris | A Journey from Struggling Artist to Successful Art Entrepreneur Helping Up and Coming Artists Succeed

Lots of kids grow up obsessed with cartoons and comics, but few can turn that interest into a thriving art career with a client list that boasts big names like Amazon, Microsoft, and Marvel. But th...

caricatureSylvain Saulne's giants and what brought them to life

Sylvain Saulne's giants and what brought them to life

Sylvain Saulne is a digital artist that often features giants just being themselves in modern urban settings. In this blogpost Sylvain tells us what is his best trick to kick-off creativity for him...