Sketches Tutorials

How to use tools

Getting Started

Basic gestures and functions you need to know when starting with Sketches

Fill tool

Use the Pattern Tool to fill a closed area

Zen Mode

Free your canvas of all clutter

Change Color and Gradient

How to change a color, shape or create a gradient with a simple selection

Pixel Tool

Where to find the Pixel Tool and how to use it

Watercolor Wet Brush

How to blend colors with the Watercolor Wet Brush

Paper Size

How to change the size and other properties of your paper

Lock Transparency

Lock layer transparency to only draw in existing brushstrokes

Smudge Grit

Add grit with the Sanding Tool

Zoom Lock

Display your image in a zoomed out mode to allow for drawing from border to border

Copy Paste Duplicate

How to copy, paste and duplicate a selection

Acrylic blending

How to use acrylic blending to create subtleties amongst textures

Import layer

How to import a picture into a layer

SKT Export

How to export a SKT file to open it on your mac

Export PSD

How to export a PSD file to open it on your mac

Post to Sketches Community

How to post a drawing on the Sketches Community, by Andrea Tribert, Sketches Artist

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