Playgrounds at Eindhoven: Wacom was there and this is how it went!

We are busy, busy, busy... It's Festival season and being official sponsor of so many cool events can get a little bit hectic. But we keep bringing you the best coverage of our different events from around the world... This time we were proud sponsors of Playgrounds Festival 2019 in the beautiful city of Eindhoven, in The Netherlands. The biggest event on concept art & design for film, animation and games ...

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Recap: Getting started with Clip Studio Paint Pro

When it comes to digital art, there is a lot of hardware and software out there to help us bring some more creativity into our world. And while the time passes, the count of options to choose from increases and the choice gets harder. Quite often, hardware is bundled with software, to help young aspirational artists get started. But also experienced digital artists profit from these bundles once they wish ...

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Meet the forgotten songs of the 60s & 70s with unique art works of art under the name of Anatolian Rock Revival Project

In Wacom, music is a very important part of our creative life. We want to share some really cool project that you might be interested in... Turkey has a peculiar history when it comes to music. Its musical history from before the year 1980 is almost completely erased. After the coup d’état in 1980, many singers had to leave the country, and of those who did or could not, some were arrested; their ...

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The adventure travelogue of Taiwan 300 years ago

Yuan-Pin Yu – an artist behind the scenes

300 years ago Yu Yonghe, a Chinese secretarial officer, visited Taiwan to mine sulfur. Nothing special you might think, right? Had he not written an exciting travel journal, we probably would not know anything about his journeys. Just ask yourselves:   So how come this travel journal "Pihai Jiyou" is known today as the Small Sea Travel Diaries and ended up in an award winning book? The adventure travelogue of Taiwan 300 years ...

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Wacom’s Deep Dive with super talented Yaoyao Ma Van As

        Once again, Wacom takes a Deep Dive into the mind of the most brilliant and talented artists out there to bring you, exclusively, their thoughts, inspirations, challenges, and dreams: the best inspiration for you to improve! With almost 700,000 devoted followers, Yaoyao is one of the most acclaimed Digital artists on Instagram: her detailed and accurate "every moment of life" merge with cute faces and warm (and cold) environments. Ready? Here ...

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Mel Milton: Transitioning from Photoshop to Clipstudio Paint + Interview

 Mel Milton is one of our favorite artists out there. We really love the way he uses his Mobile Studio Pro  and the characters he creates. The one above is a speed up video of him attempting to transition to Clipstudio paint from Photoshop. He also talks a little about the hurdles and struggles as an artist. The next text is an extract from an interview to Mel Milton by our friends of URBAN ...

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Are you a designer? – “Yes! I’m a designer”

Yes, I’m a Designer started as a blog in 2010 by Martin Perhiniak when he relocated to London, UK to work as a full-time Adobe instructor and graphic designer. He started sharing his experience online besides teaching in classrooms and working on graphic design, UX and illustration projects. From a humble beginning of a few loyal fans on his blog, he turned Yes I’m a Designer into a well-known and established brand ...

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Finding your creative voice | Pioneers Podcast: Side Hustles with Illustrator Luke Preece (EP 16)

If you´re into storytelling and looking for inspiring plus motivating stories, listen to Pioneers Podcast.  They just released EPISODE 16, for which they invited one of our favorite digital illustrators: Luke Preece Design & Illustration from the UK. Luke, in addition to being a creative director for a well-known gaming company, has developed a successful illustration career as a side hustle. Luke has worked with Metallica, Marvel, Lucas Film, Topps and many ...

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Atey Ghailan shares his Illustration art + Cowboy Bebop Tutorial BONUS

Sometimes you just want to be immersed in a different world without having to leave your couch. Well, artist Atey Ghailan can help us with that. His carefully drawn illustrations and his unique stroke styles speak for themselves. When you see one of his artworks, you immediately know that this is a "Ghailan":  a very exquisite blend between Digital Painting and Illustration.   Since 2011, Atey has been using exclusively Wacom gear for his creations. Mostly ...

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Wacom @ Festival international de la BD d‘Angouleme 2019

Then French FIBD is the second largest comics festival in Europe after the Lucca Comics & Games in Italy and the third biggest in the world after Lucca Comics & Games and the Comiket of Japan. This gathering is a chance for professionals from all over the world to meet some 200,000 fans. For four days, publishers set up stands in giant tents, for signings, exhibitions, screenings, debates, conferences, meetings, concerts and competition with selected albums. For younger people, the ...

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