Get started with ArtRage Lite using Wacom’s Intuos Draw video tutorials
Learn how to start painting, drawing and inking with the watercolours, oils, pencils, and other tools in ArtRage Lite. The following videos show you how to create an image, demonstrate the main natural media tools in the program and include plenty of art tips for beginners.
These tutorials were created by artist Barbara Lietzow, in cooperation with Wacom and Ambient Design, using the Wacom Intuos Draw graphics tablet. They cover a range of drawing styles and demonstrate the different features of ArtRage Lite. You can follow along and create your own paintings based on these tutorials, or just watch them to pick up some general drawing tips and become familiar with ArtRage Lite.
ArtRage & Intuos Draw
Wacom selected ArtRage Lite to be included with their Intuos Draw graphics tablet, as the perfect painting and drawing software for beginners. The Intuos range of tablets include the Intuos Draw, Intuos Art, Intuos Comic and Intuos Photo. Each tablet comes with different software for design, illustration and painting.
ArtRage Lite owners can upgrade to the advanced features of ArtRage 4.5 at a 50% discount, so you’ll never outgrow your painting software.
Subtitles in German and English (Untertitel in Deutsch und Englisch).
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ArtRage Lite Wacom Intuos Art Tutorials
Art Tutorial 1. Watercolour Landscape in ArtRage Lite
This quick five minute video teaches you how to sketch out a quick landscape with fields a sky with clouds, entries on the horizon using the pencils, and colour it using the watercolour brush in ArtRage Lite.
It also shows you how to paint depth, sky, clouds, trees, and fields. It covers tool settings, layers, and different watercolour presets and techniques, such as the effect of using more water.
Note: There are two errors in this video. The Watercolor brush preset ‘Heavy Bleed’ and the Palette Knife preset ‘Instant Blur’ are not actually available in ArtRage Lite. The artist was working with a pre-release copy that still had the presets in the Preset menu (but didn’t have the full range of settings for those presets).
Art Tutorial 2. Pastel Fruit Still Life in ArtRage Lite
Learn how to paint a simple fruit still life in four minutes using the pastels, and observing from a reference photograph.
This tutorial explains how to add a reference image, sketching, shading and crosshatching using a pencil, using layers, and mixing and choosing natural looking colors.
Art Tutorial 3. Draw A Cartoon Owl with Ink Pen and Watercolours in ArtRage Lite
Learn how to use the Inking Pen and watercolour paint brush to draw and colour a simple cartoon owl perched on telephone wires against the starry sky, in this five and a half minute video.
This tutorial shows you how to sketch out your drawing in pencil, ink the sketch, using the different Inking Pen settings, and colour it with the watercolour brush. Improve your owl drawing with feather effects, highlights and shadow. You will also learn how to add stars, and colour a night scene.
Art Tutorial 4. Paint An Impasto Cityscape with the Palette Knife and Oil Paint Tube in ArtRage Lite
Explore ArtRage Lite’s rich oil paint textures and impasto effects with this vibrant city skyline tutorial.
The five minute video demonstrates basic design, perspective and composition, and the use of colour for contrast, shading and to define elements of the buildings.
This tutorial uses the Paint Roller to block out areas of colour, the Paint Tube to build up thick areas of paint, and the Palette Knife to spread paint out and mix up colors, to create accents, lighting and texture.
Art Tutorial 5. Paint A Face With Oils in ArtRage Lite
Learn how to draw a stylised face and mix up skin tones using the Oil Brush in four minutes.
The video shows you how to quickly sketch out a face and features, and use different colors of paint to create highlights and shadows. Once you’ve drawn and blocked out the main areas of colour, detail the face and eyes with a thin brush, and create a bold colourful background by mixing colors with the palette knife.
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