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Diana

Diana has been an artist for over 25 years and has training in drawing, painting, digital drawing and graphic design. Diana's latest obsession is digitally drawing with Procreate and creating t-shirt designs with Canva. Diana has experience selling her art across a number of platforms and loves helping other artists learn how to make money from their art as well.

How to Import Brushes into Clip Studio Paint on an iPad

If you like to draw on your iPad with Clip Studio Paint, you might be wondering how you can import brushes to create some awesome new art. The simplest way to import brushes into Clip Studio Paint on an iPad is to click on them within your Files folder directly, or choose to import a …

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How to Flip Drawings to Help with Noticing Flaws

When we’re creating our art, it’s natural to keep it right side up. That’s the way it’s supposed to be viewed, right? Well, flipping your drawings in a different direction can actually be helpful with noticing flaws. It has for me! Flipping drawings can be helpful with noticing flaws because it allows us to see …

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How to Limit Quality Loss When Resizing in Clip Studio Paint

As digital artists, we all know that quality is important. Pixelated, fuzzy, or blurry drawings can be a bummer. That’s why we need to be careful when resizing our work in Clip Studio Paint.  When resizing raster-based work in Clip Studio Paint, quality loss happens because the pixels are stretching or shrinking to accommodate the …

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How to Create Custom Brushes in Clip Studio Paint

Making custom brushes in Clip Studio Paint is a really fun way to open up a lot of creative opportunities for your digital art. Do you need a certain brush to create a certain effect? Cool! Go create it! But, how? In this tutorial, we’re going to walk through the steps you need to take …

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Changing Layer Opacity + Brush Opacity in Clip Studio Paint

Adjusting the opacity of your layers and brushes lets you decide how opaque or transparent you want different elements of your digital art to be. This is SO important for creating the effects you want for your art. Luckily, Clip Studio Paint makes it easy to adjust the opacity of your layers and brushes. To …

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How to Ungroup Layers in Procreate

Grouping your layers in Procreate is a great way to organize your work and make things more efficient. This is great…until you don’t want your layer group anymore. How do you ungroup your layers in Procreate? To ungroup your layers in Procreate, drag and drop each layer outside of your group to a new spot …

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How to Rearrange Pages in Canva

Canva has become an awesome tool to use for multi-page designs. Given how easy it is to rearrange your pages, see all of your pages in one place, and take control over your pages in general,there’s a lot to love about Canva’s multi-page functionalities. To rearrange your pages in Canva, use the arrows above each …

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How to Use Clip Studio Paint’s Symmetrical Ruler

Whether you need to mirror your work, draw identical objects, or just create a beautiful pattern, Clip Studio Paint’s symmetrical ruler gives you a lot of options for creating awesome artwork. Personally, I love putting down a multi-line symmetry ruler and drawing random strokes. It’s a relaxing, stress-free way to create art that ends up …

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Can You Use Clip Studio Paint Brushes with Procreate?

Clip Studio Paint and Procreate both offer amazing brushes to use within their programs. Pencil brushes, watercolor brushes, effects brushes, and more; there’s no doubt that it would be cool to merge all of these brushes into one epic brush library. But, is it possible? Can you use clip studio paint brushes with Procreate and …

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What Happens When Using a Smaller Crochet Hook?

Choosing a crochet hook for your project can be confusing. There are so many sizes to choose from! Maybe your pattern specifies a certain size of crochet hook and you only have a smaller one. Or, maybe you just want to experiment with a smaller hook. What should you expect? What happens when you use …

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