5 Secrets to Painting Like Picasso

Do You Own an iPad?

iPadFine Art has Definitely Changed.

Studio painting has changed forever. You now carry your art studio with you…if you own an iPad.

Today we’ll look at Digital Painting with an iPad – how I do it and what I use. Follow along if you have an iPad. If you don’t have one…you should try a friends. Then you too will be hooked..

WATCH VIDEO – iPad Painting Demo

How Do You Paint on an iPad?

iPad Paintings

iPad with ArtStudio App

Here’s the iPad with the ArtStudio App installed. You can see a painting on the screen.
Below the iPad is the stylus used to do some of the painting.

iPad Painting Tools

ArtStudio App - Tool Bar

TRUTH BE KNOWN…Preferred painting method…FINGERS. The majority of the painting was painted with my fingers. So easy a child can do it.

WATCH -Video Slideshow – Paintings – Day 1 šŸ™‚

So much FUN, you feel like a child again!

5 iPad Painting Tips – Picasso got dirty – You won’t! šŸ™‚

  1. paint often (like daily)
  2. paint fast (10 minutes per painting)
  3. use every tool
  4. use colors you would not normally combine
  5. Seriously…don’t be serious!

Fun is ahead for you. Do you think Picasso really painted like this? I do! But…if you like more realistic painting, I’ll be back with realistic digital drawings.


Please email me and let me know if you’re one of the 7.54 million people who got an iPad last quarter. I’d love to hear what you’re doing with your iPad. Send me samples of your art, and let me know if you’re ready to share it with the world. We can really have fun with this serious toy.

Are You Visiting Palm Springs Soon?

What should you do on the weekend in the Palm Springs area?

  • Shop and have fun at the largest Street Fair in the area?
  • 340 Vendors
  • Arts – Crafts – and much more
  • Free Parking
  • Free Admission

Bring you iPad and share your paintings with me. Meet me at the College of the Desert Street Fair. Iā€™m in booth #75, every Saturday and Sunday, October – May.

Personal Studio Tour

Call ahead for an appointment to have your tour of my studio and gallery in Palm Springs. 760.831.1190. I love spending time with people who are interested in art, painting and meeting the artist. Recent visitors from Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, Chicago, New York, Boston, and Vancouver BC have all enjoyed their art studio visits.

If your vacation brings you to Palm Desert Cathedral City, Rancho Mirage, La Quinta, Indio, Desert Hot Springs, Banning, Yucca Valley, East Hemet, Coachella, San Jacinto, Hemet, Beaumont, Yucaipa, Twentynine Palms, or any other close by city, then definitely drop by when you are in the area.