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Procreate 5: The Basics of Digital Painting

via Skillshare


Learn how to get started with digital painting in Procreate. During this class I'll show you all the basics of Procreate and teach you painting techniques in the app. When you join this Procreate class for beginners, you'll get two free Procreate brushes.

This is the beginning of your journey to become a digital artist!

During this class I will show you all the things you need to know to get started with digital painting in Procreate 5. After watching this class and following the project, you are ready to start creating your own art in Procreate. You will have learned what a layer mask is, how to use layer clipping mask  and alpha lock, how to tweak your image using adjustments and much more!

The tools I use in this video:

  • 2017 iPad Pro 12.9
  • Apple Pencil
  • Procreate 5

Your Procreate Teacher

I'm Flo and I create Procreate video tutorials for all skill levels. You might know me from my easy to follow You Can Draw This video tutorials on my YouTube channel: Art with Flo But I also share in depth video tutorials with the biggest Procreate community on Patreon. You can find all of my resources on my website:

Be sure to also check my other classes here at Skillshare:

  • Procreate Painting Techniques: Creating Painterly Flowers in Procreate
  • Creating Paper Cut Out Art in Procreate



  • Intro
  • The Gallery
  • Workspace
  • Brushes
  • Using Layers
  • Clipping Mask & Alpha Lock
  • Layer Masks
  • Coloring Methods
  • Selections
  • Move & Transform
  • Drawing Guides
  • Colors
  • Magic Wand
  • Adjustments
  • Exporting your Artwork
  • Project Intro
  • Making a Sketch
  • Base Shape & Color
  • Coloring & Blending
  • Adding Texture
  • Painting Details
  • Adding Shadow
  • Final Tweaks
  • Your Turn!

Taught by

Floortje Visser

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