This tutorial is one easy tutorial that walks you through the basics of the program. Even if you have absolutely no idea of GIMP and design, you.

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If you want to do line art with Tutorual then this tutorial is sure to please. Just a short clarification: You might be thinking that mixing colors is so easy there is no need to have a tutorial about but even experienced users will have what to learn from the tutorial. This post may contain affiliate links. This tutorial provides five ways to use shade and lightning in GIMP. Another brilliant quick painting vid this time focused on Miku.

Finally we come to this massive intro tutorial for all GIMP users. Especially when combined with the setup tutorial above. I also really like this color guide which spans uttorial minutes and offers a very quick intro for beginners.

40+ Best Free GIMP Tutorials For Beginners (Drawing & Painting)

However, when you are a GIMP newbie, this array of filters might seem hard to conquer. Learning GIMP can be intimidating at first.

Most speedpainting videos go so fast and usually rely on background music. Ever wanted to draw anime style characters?

Photo retouching is another common task for GIMP users. For a more general approach to digital painting you might prefer a freeform tutorial on using GIMP for digital art.


This last section contains the most difficult but probably the most interesting stuff — advanced tutorials. But it does have so many features that you need to learn as you go.

The purpose of this article is to not tutoriaal to help you learn GIMP, but also to show you just what it is capable of producing.

Have a look at this setup guide on how to import, test, and switch custom brushes from the brush panel. You can learn a lot from speedpainting videos and this one shows you how to design a character in GIMP start-to-finish. Photoshop Alternatives For Linux: You can move it with the Move tool while pressing Shift so that it moves the current layer instead of picking a new one.

Super easy to follow with a very clear process.

GIMP – Tutorials

It may vary based on your tablet resolution but most pressure sensitivity works the same. On this page, the first section of our ever growing?

Layers and layer masks tutorrial also a core concept in GIMP. The total time in real-world hours to complete this piece was over 5 hours so it makes sense that the artist sped it up.

You can scan in your work and get it looking spiffy with minutes of work following this tutorial. You get to see his linework and his final color choices. You can play with the other parameters, but they have sensible defaults.

Learn GIMP: From Greenhorn to Guru in 19 Lessons — SitePoint

Colors are key to any design and so is the skill how to mix them. It totals about 15 minutes with plenty of details on the interface, painting techniques, and how to pick up GIMP from scratch. You may struggle at first but if you stick with it you can design some beautiful work on any OS with this program.


I recommend going through both vids if you need to learn basic digital painting and want a template to follow. In such cases, a good tutorial about GIMP filters, for instance this onecan help a lot. Generate isolated parts of a picture and combine them with a random background. Cage Transform is a slick tool to help you correct or create perspective distortions. You can use the move tool to move the text where you like to have it.

An updated version of this tutorial can be found here: But we can easily avoid the picture getting tutoria by leaving still a smooth transition between opaque and transparent parts of the layer. The document lists all filters tutoril group blur, enhance, distort, light and shadow, noise, edge-detect, artistic, etc. At the end, leave the new white layer visible and active.

The video totals about 32 minutes and it really does walk you through the entire process step-by-step. These differences go beyond pure cosmetics.