In response to peachblossom's post in the Suggestion Box forum, asking if there will be a tutorials website and tutorials posted here at The PainterFactory, for people who have no experience with painting:
I'm sure there will be more tutorials posted
at The PainterFactory now and then. Some of them will be posted by me.
There are already a few tutorials available in David Gell's Blog, and
some can be found in various threads, posted by me in response to other
There are many good tips and tutorials in The
Painter Canvas newsletter issues, listed both in The Painter Studio and
on my PixelAlley site.
The Painter Studio:
to All Issues
Painter X Newsletter,
The Painter Canvas,
Tutorials, and Courseware
Also at PIxelAlley, you'll find a number of tutorials in the New Tips and
Tutorials by Jinny section.
the page linked below, you'll find a few tutorials along with John
Derry's Visual Guides for Watercolor, Liquid Ink, Tinting, and Digital
Watercolor. They were written for Painter 8 but should be usable in
following Painter versions as well.
all of those tutorials and you'll learn a whole lot. If you have
questions along the way, you can post them here at The PainterFactory.
you want suggestions to improve your work, feel free to post your work
here and make it clear you want comments and constructive suggestions
so other members will know it's OK to offer them.
Be sure to take advantage of the information available in Painter's
Help Topics, accessible via the Help Menu. Often, you'll find short
tutorials explaining how to use Painter's features.
Most of all, have fun learning!