Isometric Shop

Welcome back to our cozy corner of creative adventures! In this Procreate tutorial, we’re taking a whimsical dive into the world of isometric art, drawing a charming little shop that’s a bit simpler than our previous isometric room project. In this tutorial we’ll make use of rounded shapes to add cuteness to our little building. So, grab your digital pencils, and let’s start creating!

Brushes used:

  • Flotastic Sketcher
  • Dry Ink Brush
  • Tapered Lines Brush
  • Smooth Lines Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 3500 x 3500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Isometric Grid Setup: Learn to enable and customize the isometric grid in Procreate for precise isometric drawings
  • Creating Rounded Shapes: Master the technique of adding rounded shapes to your isometric drawings, adding a layer of charm and character
  • Layer and Color Management: Gain insights into effective layer management and color application
  • Shadow and Light Effects: Explore methods to add shadows and highlights, bringing your isometric shop to life with depth and dimension
Rooms

Isometric Gaming Room

In this tutorial, we’re going to dive into creating an isometric room in Procreate, a project that’s both fun and incredibly rewarding. Whether you’re new to digital drawing or looking to expand your skills, this tutorial is designed just for you. By the end of this tutorial, not only have you created a unique isometric room in Procreate, but you’ve also expanded your digital art skills in a fun and engaging way.

Here are the fonts I used:

Brushes used:

  • Chalk Pencil
  • Script Brush
  • Soft Brush
  • Light Pen
  • Wood Brush
  • Diagonal Brush
  • Signs Brush

Canvas Size:

  • 2500 x 2500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Setting up an Isometric Grid: You’ll learn how to activate and adjust the isometric grid in Procreate to serve as a guide for your room layout, ensuring precise angles and a true isometric perspective
  • Sketching and Line Art: You’ll develop skills in sketching out the room and its contents using the isometric grid, then refining these sketches into clean line art, paying attention to detail and accuracy
  • Coloring and Adding Textures: You’ll gain knowledge in applying flat colors, adjusting color drop thresholds, and incorporating various textures to bring realism and depth to your room
  • Shadows and Lighting Effects: You’ll master the technique of adding shadows and highlights to create depth and dimension, making your room and the objects within it look more dynamic
Rooms

Isometric Book Room Part 2

In this tutorial we will take the line art that we created in the previous part and start coloring it. Once we have laid down all the base colors we are going to make some magic happen. Adding shadows, lights and special effect will really bring this piece to life!

Brushes used:

  • Smooth Lines Brush
  • Soft Brush
  • Medium Brush
  • Flotastic Inker
  • Lightpen

Canvas Size:

  • 3500 x 3500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Layer Management: You’ll learn to create and manage multiple layers, using reference layers for efficient coloring and clipping masks for shadows and highlights
  • Use of Selection and Invert Tools: Learn how to use the selection tool for precise coloring, especially in complex areas, and inverting selections for targeted application
  • Adding Shadows and Highlights: You’ll gain experience in adding depth to your illustration through the use of soft and hard shadows, and highlights, using different blending modes like Multiply and Add
  • Detailing with Fine Lines and Effects: Finally, you’ll learn to add finishing touches like light rays, sparkles, and detailed lines for texture and realism.
Rooms

Isometric Book Room Part 1

This intermediate-level tutorial requires some patience as we’ll be creating a room full of intricate elements. Starting with the isometric grid to guide our sketch, we’ll slowly build up the room inside the book. The step-by-step process of creating line art over your sketch teaches you precision and layer management. By the end of this tutorial you will have a beautiful isometric room which we will color in the next tutorial!

Brushes used:

  • Flotastic Sketcher
  • Flotastic Inker

Canvas Size:

  • 3500 x 3500 pixels

Skills Learned:

  • Isometric Grid Setup: You learned to set up and adjust an isometric grid in Procreate, crucial for maintaining correct angles and proportions in your isometric drawing
  • Detail-Oriented Sketching: The tutorial guided you through creating a detailed sketch, focusing on spatial awareness and proportion consistency
  • Creating Line Art: You learned how to transform your sketch into clean line art, adding clarity to your drawing
  • Layer Management: The tutorial emphasized the importance of organizing different elements like furniture and decorations on separate layers for easier editing