ArtRage

Get creative with art tools that feel just like the real thing

ArtRage Holiday Sale

ArtRage – Holiday Sale – 50% Off!

Natural painting tools and powerful utilities for everyone from Pros to Beginners. Get 50% off ArtRage 4 or ArtRage Lite for your desktop computer now and you’ll pay less when ArtRage 5 comes out in 2017!

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( Windows & Mac OS X )

Realistic natural media features
Traditional art tools
Non-intrusive design
Suitable for all ages and skill levels

Natural Painting Software

ArtRage gives you real world painting tools on your computer in a stylish, easy to use environment that lets you get down to the process of creating without digital distractions.

Image credits: The header images were painted in ArtRage 5 by Sav Scatola, also known as Boxy. He is one of our beta testing artists for ArtRage 5 and was our first featured ArtRage artist!

Rediscover Digital Art

Learn how to paint and draw

Learning to paint

Learn how to start painting, drawing and inking with the watercolours, oils, pencils, and other tools in ArtRage. You can discover tips and tricks to apply both for your real world art and in our digital software.

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Try ArtRage

Check out the features of ArtRage, with our full featured demonstration version. No risk. No obligation. You can try our ArtRage software for free on PC or Mac with just a few limitations.

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Our store provides purchase links for new customers and information for owners who are eligible for discounts on product upgrades.

Painting software created for and shaped by real artists!

Combine real world techniques with powerful digital editing tools!

ArtRage Community

Educational Software

Educational Software

Our digital painting apps allow students of all ages to learn more about modern technology, while also expanding their traditional art skills.

Example Artwork

Featured Artists

Check out our collection of featured artists to see the astonishing paintings they are creating with our ArtRage program.

Fragility of Life by Steve Goad artwork

Art Forums

Our art community forums are some of the friendliest around. Join in the conversation, share your art, and swap painting tips and tricks with other artists.

Suitable for all ages and skill levels (kids to professionals).

Learn and develop real art, without the mess.

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‘ArtRage 5 Coming Soon’ Holiday Sale

ArtRage 5 Coming Soon! ArtRage 4 now 50% Off!We are very pleased to announce the upcoming release of ArtRage 5, the most powerful and professional edition of ArtRage yet.ArtRage 5 is due in January 2017 and ArtRage 4 will be on sale until ArtRage 5 is released.Banner painted by Sav Scatola in a beta version of ArtRage 5.So What’s Coming in ArtRage 5?ArtRage 5 adds so many new things, and we’re very excited to be able to talk about ...
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Adonit Pixel Issues for ArtRage for iPad

Notice for Adonit styluses users - Unfortunately we have discovered that there are issues with our implementation of the latest Adonit SDK (the code that connects the stylus to the app) for iOS10, so Adonit styluses may not work properly and we have had multiple reports of problems from users. We intend to roll back to the previous version in the next update of the iPad app so that users with older styluses can paint again while we work on a ...
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ArtRage and the 2016 Lenovo Yoga Book

If you’re looking for a new mobile drawing device, the upcoming Lenovo Yoga Book might be the perfect fit for your needs. The Lenovo Yoga Book is a light weight tablet/laptop hybrid with a pressure sensitive stylus and a dual touch keyboard/drawing surface cover. It was just announced at IFA in Berlin and was picked as the Best in Show by Digital Trends. It's suitable for students and artists who need a portable, high quality, drawing device.
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How to choose a Canvas Size in ArtRage

How to pick a Canvas Size for your ArtRage Paintings? Choosing a canvas size is one of those horrible math-filled topics that are terrifying and mysterious the first time you try and do digital art, or start considering printing your art. It is important to make sure that you do not start with a canvas that is too small because you cannot make it larger later without losing quality. But what is "too small"? How large can you go? This comprehensive ...
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Tool Settings for Realistic Inking in ArtRage

Use different tools in ArtRage to get realistic ink brush and marker effects! This tutorial demonstrates natural media inking settings for the Watercolor Brush, Oil Brush, Felt Pen, and Gloop Pen tools to help you choose the right tool for your style. Each tool is highly customizable, so pay close attention to the settings, and don't be afraid to tweak them! Note: This tutorial focuses on the natural media brush and marker tools. If you want a much more digital effect, ...
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