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Painting Tutorials

How-to watercolor and sketching tutorials demonstrating tips, tricks and techniques used in the Procreate app, using Apple Pencil and iPad Pro. Also, thoughts about life and architecture in NYC and the Berkshires, MA

Strategic Use of Layers to Make Multiple Versions of a Rendering: Procreate Masterclass

Layers in digital drawing make it fast and easy to revise your designs or tell multiple stories within the same rendering. In this video, architect and illustrator James Akers demonstrates how to add hand-drawn life and energy to basic Rhino and Sketchup views, then creates 9 different "events" within the rendering to feature the flexibility and fun of the proposed courtyard design. Thanks for watching and please subscribe for more like this.