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An abstract painting of a Mosque using the Paintology app


Painting of a mosque in Istanbul, Turkey and is a familiar site in the skyline if you have ever visited Istanbul. The architecture of these famous mosques are breathtaking with the domes breaking the longitudinal lines of the city sky and the minarets jutting out into the sky.

Quick guide to using Paintology


The Paintology app is a fairly simple but a powerful app to use with your Android smartphone or tablets. It will allow you to create numerous drawings with the powerful tools available and extend your creativity skills. It has a very intuitive interface that takes less than minutes to get going and we have prepared a quick guide here for reference.

Speed drawing on the Samsung Galaxy Note with S pen and Paintology

  This painting was done using a Galaxy Note with S-Pen and the Paintology Android app and was made around 30 mins. The training shows how one can create “art” in relatively little time on your tablet or phone and in particular due to the superb interface of the Paintology app. selected a light canvas background for […]

Speed painting on the Motorola Droid using a custom made stylus and Paintology

  Now anyone can make interesting works of art on your smartphone and this video demonstrates how. The stylus I used for this is based around an anti-static material which I cut out and wrapped around the pen. I unwrapped a paper clip and wrapped the foil around the pen over the foil template. You […]

Speed painting on the Motorola Droid – a sunset

  Smartphones can be much more versatile than you think. On my Motorola Droid, I simply went to Google Play and installed the Paintology App and made my own custom stylus to produce this drawing. All you need is a little bit of patience in acquainting yourself with some of the brush tools available on […]

Finger painting with sponge on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2


Today, I was fortunate enough to acquire the much talked about Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 which is a 7 inch tablet, and boy what an amazing product it is. The screen is incredibly sensitive and I was itching to do a painting on this tab using Paintology.

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Digital Painting – Orchard

I wasn’t particularly enamored by this subject since the original photograph didn’t look too inspiring. But what got me to do the painting was the simplicity of the subject matter and the colors of the trees, something that would add to my experience. I was pleasantly surprised with the result after completing it, it just […]

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Digital Painting & Drawing – Sunset by the Beach

I spent more time on this than usual and wanted to get the effects that I was looking for. I was satisfied with the final result since I managed to catch the light of the sunset on the ocean and the lights hitting the waves near the shore. What was interesting about this painting is […]

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Digital Painting – Panoramic Lakeside View

This painting reminds me of a dry colored sketch but the whole effect was created using the appropriate tools in the Paintology app. You can practice with this painting since it has all the components of landscape painting ie. perspective, clouds and use of muted colors.   Why not submit your painting that you have […]

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Digital Painting – Marshland

This was one of the earlier digital paintings that I did on my Samsung Galaxy Note. Being new to this medium I was convinced that digital paintings had a big future. However, when I scoured around on the internet I was very surprised by the lack of content in digital paintings such as this. I […]