Creatures

Underwater Scene

In this easy Procreate tutorials I’ll be guiding you through the steps of creating this bright and colorful underwater scene. We’ll start off by drawing a fish, then we’ll create a variety of underwater plants, next we’ll duplicate the plants to save ourselves some time and effort creating our scene. We’ll finish the project up by adding lighting effects, more fish and a bunch of bubbles.

I’m sure you’ll end up with a lovely result, so don’t forget to share it!

Brushes used:

  • Monoline Brush
  • Script Brush
  • Soft Brush
  • Spackle it Brush
  • Fineliner
  • Light Pen

Canvas Size:

  • 2300 x 3000 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Shape Crafting and Adjustment: The tutorial kicks off with crafting a simple fish shape, showcasing how to perfect its form with the liquify tool
  • Efficient Layer Use and Coloring Techniques: Learn how to make use of alpha lock for easy coloring
  • Blending Modes for Depth and Glow: Get familiar with blending modes like Multiply and Screen to add depth and glow to your scen
  • Creative Composition and Duplication: Learn how to duplicate, rearrange, and recolor elements to build a cohesive and visually appealing scene
Food

Apple – The Flo Method

Heya Flocreators! Let me introduce the Flo Method! An easy way to remember the steps you can follow to draw any subject. I’ll explain the method while we draw this simple and stylized apple in Procreate. So you won’t just learn a fun drawing method, but you’ll also learn about the features in Procreate. It’s a win-win!

Brushes used:

  • 6B Pencil
  • Monoline Brush
  • Script Brush
  • Acrylic Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 2500 x 2500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Observation: Fundamental in drawing, observing the form and lighting of your subject is crucial
  • Sketching: The initial step in the drawing process involves using the 6B Pencil to explore and establish the basic shapes of your subject, which, in this case, is an apple
  • Line Art Creation: After sketching, we proceed to refine our drawing with crisp lines using the Monoline Brush, a step that’s especially useful for stylized illustrations
  • Color Blocking: The tutorial highlights the importance of laying down base colors for different parts of the drawing without worrying about details, using layers beneath the line art for organization
  • Lighting and Shading: Introducing soft global light and form shadows enriches the drawing, providing depth and dimension
  • Final Touches: Adjusting line art colors to blend with the base and adding secondary light sources or rim lights bring the artwork to life, making it pop
Creatures

Blue Monster

Heya Flocreators! I’m super excited to share a fun, easy, and absolutely adorable tutorial on Procreate where we’ll be bringing a cute little blue monster to life! Whether you’re just starting your digital art journey or you’re looking to add new tricks to your arsenal, this tutorial is packed with useful tips and tricks that will make your creative process even more enjoyable.

We’ll dive into some of my favorite tools and techniques in Procreate, like the Liquify tool, the wonders of the Symmetry tool, the simplicity of creating quick shapes, and making use of Alpha Lock for that perfect shading and texture.

And, if you’re feeling proud of your blue monster (which I’m sure you will!), I’d love to see your masterpiece! Share it and tag me on Instagram – it’s such a joy to see your creations, and who knows, your monster might just make a cameo in my next video!

So, grab your iPad, open up Procreate, and let’s get started on this creative adventure together. Can’t wait to see what amazing monsters you all create!

Brushes used:

  • Monoline Brush
  • Script Brush
  • Dark Noise Brush
  • Round Chalk Brush
  • Fineliner Brush
  • Chalk Pencil

Canvas Size:

  • 2500 x 2500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Liquify: Utilizing the Liquify tool to sculpt the monster’s shape, adjusting the brush size for different effects
  • Symmetry Tool: Employing the Symmetry tool for balanced designs, turning it on and off as needed for various elements like horns and arms
  • Creating Quick Shapes: Drawing perfect circles and using the snapping feature to center shapes precisely on the canvas
  • Mastering Alpha Lock: Applying Alpha Lock for efficient shading and texture detailing on specific layers without affecting others
  • Adding Shadows and Highlights: Strategic use of colors and brushes to add depth and dimension through shading and highlights
Plants/Flowers

Cute Tree

Here’s another fun and cute tutorial! We’ll use chalk brushes to create this cute looking tree with a bird on top. I think it’s perfect for a children’s book.

Brushes used:

  • Basic Sketcher
  • Round Chalk Brush
  • Chalk Mixer Brush
  • Lighten Line Brush
  • Darken Line Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 2300 x 3000 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Sketching with Basic Shapes: Learn to construct your illustration’s foundation using simple shapes like circles, ovals, and bean shapes
  • Layering and Texturing: Gain insights into creating depth and interest by layering shapes and applying textures using the Round Chalk Brush
  • Effective Use of Alpha Lock: Master the technique of applying shadows and highlights on specific layers without affecting the rest of your artwork, allowing for precise color control and shading
Creatures

Love Birds

Here’s a cute Procreate tutorial which is perfect for Valentine’s day for instance! I’ll guide you through the process of creating this couple of cute love birds in easy steps. We’ll start of with a simple sketch before we start applying the line art. I’ll show you how you can make use of tools like alpha lock, clipping mask and the symmetry tool. You’ll be learning by doing! And you’ll end up with a lovely illustration which you can share with a loved one. Have fun!

Brushes used:

  • Round Chalk Brush
  • Monoline Brush
  • Technical Pen
  • Soft Brush
  • Script Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 2500 x 2500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Sketching: Learn to sketch the basic shapes of the birds using simple geometric forms and the Round Chalk Pencil, establishing a solid foundation for your artwork
  • Symmetry Tool: Discover how to use Procreate’s Symmetry tool to create symmetrical elements
  • Layer Management: Learn how to organize your layers, which is crucial for a non-destructive workflow and for making adjustments easier
  • Layer Clipping Mask and Alpha Lock: Learn how to make use of these Procreate features to easily shade objects
Creatures

Cute Creatures

In this super easy Procreate tutorial, I will walk you through the delightful process of creating your very own unique and cute creature! This tutorial is perfect when you are just starting out with Procreate, but it’s also a lot of fun for seasoned Flocreators. Every outcome will be uniwue! I will show you how to draw various noses, paws, and tails. And we’ll be exploring Procreate’s basic features like layers, layer clipping masks, layer masks, and the Symmetry tool. You’ll be learning by doing!

Brushes used:

  • Monoline Brush
  • Soft Brush
  • Script Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 2500 x 2500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Working with Layers: Understand how to create and manage layers for different parts of the creature
  • Using the Symmetry Tool: Learn how to make use of the symmetry tool and draw on two sides at the same time
  • Applying the Liquify Tool: Adjusting shapes to perfect the creature’s body and features
  • Layer Clipping Mask and Layer Masks: Mastering these features for detailed coloring and adding patterns
  • Creative Freedom: Get encouraged to make unique design decisions at every step, your creature will be one-of-a-kind!

Colorful UFO

During this tutorial we’ll create this colorful UFO! You’ll explore the Symmetry tool, layer clipping masks, Alpha lock, and learn how to add spectacular lighting effects using the bloom feature. By the end of this tutorial, you’ll be amazed at your own creation and eager to share it with the world, so don’t forget to do so and be sure to tag me!

Brushes used:

  • Monoline Brush
  • Soft Brush
  • Studio Pen
  • Light Pen

Canvas Size:

  • 2500 x 2500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Using the Symmetry Tool: Mastering this tool will help you create symmetrical designs effortlessly
  • Layer Clipping Masks and Alpha Lock: These features allow for precise and non-destructive editing of specific areas in your artwork
  • Creating Smooth Curves and Shapes: Learn to make perfect curves and shapes by holding your pen in place and using the quick shape tool
  • Adding Lighting Effects with Bloom: This will teach you to add a realistic lighting touch to your UFO
Creatures

Cute Winter Deer

In this fun and easy Procreate tutorial, we’ll create a cute winter deer. You’ll learn to sketch starting from basic shapes, add vibrant colors, and bring your creation to life with basic textures and a background.

This is the perfect winter project! So grab your iPad, open Procreate, and let’s dive into this creative adventure together! Don’t forget to share your version of this adorable winter deer.

Brushes used:

  • Basic Sketcher
  • Script Brush
  • Monoline Brush
  • Fineliner Brush
  • Soft Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 2500 x 2500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Sketching Technique: Starting with simple shapes to create our deer
  • Layer Management: Using multiple layers strategically for different elements and clipping masks for non-destructive editing
  • Adding Details and Textures: Use different brushes to add intricate details like the fur pattern, eye twinkles, and subtle shadows that bring our deer to life
Creatures

Cat with a Pumpkin

Ready to create something purr-fectly adorable? In this Procreate tutorial, you’ll be drawing a super cute Pumpkin Kitty, a delightful combination of a cat and a pumpkin, perfect for seasonal artwork or just for fun. This project is not only a great practice piece for beginners but also offers useful tips for more experienced artists.

Remember, the magic of digital art lies in experimentation. Don’t hesitate to tweak colors, shapes, or add your own creative flair to your Pumpkin Kitty. And once you’re done, share your artwork! Just don’t forget to tag me so I can find your work, I can’t wait to see it!

Brushes used:

  • 6B Pencil
  • Soft Brush
  • Script Brush
  • Monoline Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 3500 x 3500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Using Layers Effectively: Learn to manage multiple layers for sketching, line art, coloring, and shading
  • Mastering Alpha Lock and Clipping Masks: These tools are crucial for non-destructive editing and applying effects to specific areas
  • Creating and Coloring Line Art: Tips for using pressure sensitivity to vary line weight and using the Monoline Brush for perfect circles
  • Applying Shading and Highlights: Techniques for adding depth and dimension to your character using the Soft Brush and blending modes like Multiply and Screen