Intermediate Tutorials

PbyNo - color a bull - template

Draw & color a bull | Paint by number | Paintology

In this coloring tutorial, you will color this striking image of a bull with your Paintology drawing app. If you have not drawn with the Paintology app before, please download the app from the Google play store (links below). The app will provide you with some great drawing and coloring exercises to get you into Read More

PbyNo - lantern featured

Color a lantern | Paint by number | Paintology

Coloring is a great way to get into painting and drawing. It can help you understand how colors interact, the perspective in distant views, contrast and an overall appreciation when you come to do your own painting. The Paintology drawing app is a great little app that you can use on your Android phone or Read More

PbyNo - thumb - car viper

Color a viper supercar | Paint by nos | Paintology

We have done a few cars in our Paint by numbers tutorials which you can try. We thought it would be a good idea to try this one of the viper supercar for all those car lovers out there. The coloring exercise is a bit more complicated than usual and you may want to try Read More

PbyNo - sunset cactus - featured

A cactus sunset | Paint by number | Paintology

This beautiful landscape is ideal for beginners who want to get into drawing on their phone. The big range of colors (12) gives a striking picture of a cactus tree set against vibrant desert sunset. You can do this coloring right on your phone and increase your drawing and coloring skills. You will find many Read More

pbyno - drawing the eye template

Draw an eye | Paint by numbers | Paintology drawing app

We are going to do another coloring of an eye. The eye has been a great subject over the years for drawing and painting. It is no wonder that people say that the eye is the window to the soul. Apart from this intrigue and fascination of the eye, it is a great subject to Read More

gold fish - pbyno template

Color a goldfish | Paint by nos. | Paintology drawing app

As a child we have always been intrigued and fascinated by the goldfish in a bowl. In actual fact, I won one in a fare and kept in a bowl. I loved watching it swirl around the bowl and picking things from the bottom. Swimming to the surface to get some air. In this coloring Read More

PbyNo - burger colored featured

Paint by Numbers | Color a burger | Paintology Drawing App

There are many subjects to draw with the Paintology drawing app available from the Google play store. One of the methods that is used to improve your drawing is Paint by Numbers. In this approach, you load a drawing template onto your phone or tablet and paint over it. This is just like coloring using Read More

draw a lion - PbyNo - featured

Draw a Lion (abstract) – Paint by Numbers

In this Paint by Numbers tutorial by Paintology (Google play store), we will make this paint by numbers drawing of a lion on our phone or tablet. These kind of abstract animal drawings are a great fun way to get into painting and looks very nice on a wall or printed out from your tablet Read More

#13 – Paint Along with Fred – Paint illusion of depth with a Landscape tutorial

Draw and paint with depth. The video tutorial shows you how using the Paintology app. Download the free Paintology app from the Google play store. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.paintology.lite

Paint along with Fred #12 – Paint an abstract horse with Paintology

Art is all about creativity and abstract drawing and painting is one form of art that is worth doing. With Paintology app and it’s versatile tools for drawing, I show you one approach to abstract drawing. Remember, this is just one approach and you can use other methods for creating abstract drawings. Check out all Read More

Paint along with Fred #11 – Draw a manga head using Paintology

Anime has become a worldwide success and many enjoy drawing manga cartoon figures due to the striking and recognizable features of the face. Here we show you how to draw a manga face using a loose version of the Loomis head drawing. The drawing was made on the Paintology version 1.1 and the new version Read More

Paint along with Fred #10 – Learn shading – Draw an eye

Here we focus on using tools to create the subtle shadings that are required to draw an eye. You can do shading in one of two ways using the Paintology app: 1. You can select a mid-tone from the color palette and and move the cursor to a lighter or a darker tone on the Read More

Paint along with Fred #9 – Learn to draw a cat with hardness & density settings

In this drawing I demonstrate the hardness and density settings of the brush tool in Paintology to create a focus and unfocused image, giving depth to the final drawing. The hardness & density settings are the tools on Paintology that allows you to create a ‘toned’ image in comparison to a flat image. This is Read More

Paint along with Fred #8 – Draw a sunset – learn to use the Paintology color picker

Drawing a sunset is made easier with the color picker tool of Paintology. Here it is put to good effect for drawing a sunset with all of its vibrant colors. You can do a drawing like this under 30 mins or so. Download the free Paintology app from the Google play store. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.paintology.lite

Paint along with Fred #7 – Learn zoom tool of Paintology

Use the zoom feature of Paintology to do this line drawing of Brigitte Bardot. Download the free Paintology app from the Google play store. https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.paintology.lite

Learn shading with Paintology – Draw a face

Paintology has some good tools for you to create striking drawings such as the hardness and density settings. With these tools you can add dimension to your drawing as in this example of a quick sketch of a girls face. Try it out and let us know what you think! Download the free Paintology app Read More

Lineart drawing of a footpath – Paintology tutorial

Draw a lineart drawing of a village footpath using the Paintology trace method.

Abstract Drawing – Paintology Tutorial

Abstract paintings and drawing are very popular. Why not try your hand with one using the Paintology app? It is easier to do an abstract painting than you think. It allows for creative expression and you need to move the colors and shapes around to see what looks good. Don’t worry about the technicalities of Read More

An abstract face – Paintology tutorial

The drawing was done with the ‘sticks’ tool of Paintology to create an expressionistic abstract face. Look for more tutorials on drawing of portraits and many other subjects to suit all skill levels. Happy Drawing & Painting!

Draw a Moose- Paint by Numbers

Painting by numbers makes it simple. This moose needs a lot of colours to draw, so this is an intermediate drawing for when you have mastered the beginners’ tutorials.

Draw a Bald Eagle – Paint by Numbers – Paintology Tutorials

This is one of many Paint by Numbers tutorials offered with the Paintology app. Get your copy now and have fun working though all of them. Happy Drawing & Painting!

Draw a lineart fruit drawing – Paintology tutorials

In this lineart drawing of fruits using the Paintology app, we show you how easy it is to make an impressive drawing. This drawing can be done very rapidly with little time using the trace method since we are not concerned so much on the shape. Find out more tutorials like this on our Paintology Read More

Paintology Drawing – Best Friends for Life

In this colorful drawing, I show you how easy it is to make this drawing with lineart and some simple colors. You will need the Paintology app to use this tutorial and download and use is completely free. Get your copy today. Please check out more fun tutorials to improve your drawing skills. Happy Drawing Read More

Draw sunlight through wooded trees – Paintology

In this wooded scene, the idea is to capture the intense sunlight shining through the cracks of the trees. The video will show you the step by step process of creating this drawing including the brush style, colors etc. Try it out yourself on the free downloadable Paintology app. Firstly, you want to draw the Read More

An abstract drawing created with Paintology

Creating abstract drawings is always good practice since you are mainly focussed on colors and form. In this drawing of an abstract created on a galaxy tablet, I tried to increase the latitude of the drawing by highlight specific whites and blacks. Highlighting is an important skill to master in drawing since it can make Read More

Draw fruits the easy way!

In this drawing, I show you how easy it is to draw fruits using the combination of line art and the tracing method offered in the Paintology app. In this tutorial, I decided to color the original reference image and use the line art to define the edges and shadows. I went further to use Read More

Draw a Fox

In this digital drawing of a fox, I used the trace feature of the Paintology app along with the ‘haze dark’ brush tool. One could have used other brushes, but if you have followed my previous drawings, I tend to try out different brushes for the various drawings with no particular technique in mind. Usually, Read More

Draw a Pen with Paintology

In this video I show you how to draw a pen using the shade brush tool of Paintology. This digital drawing is very similar to drawing on paper and pencil where the same techniques apply. For example, the shape and form of the object you are trying to draw as well as matching the tonal Read More

Paint Flowers Impressionism – Paintology Tutorial

Impressionism was a classic movement in the early century that led to great works of art by well known masters. You may have heard of Van Gogh, Monet, Turner, Picasso and many others who produced artworks in this domain. In this drawing of the flowers, we attempt to create some form of expressionism which can Read More

An Abstract Street Scene – Paintology Trace Tutorial

Here is an interesting drawing that you can do and put your creativity into it. This is just an example of how you create a semi-abstract or expressionistic drawings. Please try out all the other tutorials in the Landscape tutorials section. Happy Drawing & Painting!

A wintery river scene – Paintology Tutorial

In this drawing of a wintery scene, we show you how to work with color tones and values to give depth to the drawing. Look for more tutorials on your Paintology app. Happy Drawing & Painting!