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The Photoshop and Painter Artist Tablet Book: Creative Techniques in Digital Painting Using Wacom and the iPad by Cher Threinen-Pendarvis

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Early artists used charcoal from their cooking fires to decorate the walls of their cave homes. Inspired by a cave painting I saw in the Dordogne valley in France, I drew this sketch using an Intuos tablet and Charcoal brushes in Painter.

I was inspired to write this book because I have enjoyed using digital art tools for more than two decades, and I am amazed by how the tools have matured and become more sensitive and user-friendly. One of the main inspirations for the book comes from the new form of creativity that the tablet and stylus give to artists. Without them, we could not enjoy painting sensitive brushwork in Photoshop and ...

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