When Adobe released its subscription-based app suite, Creative Cloud, earlier this summer, we had some mixed feelings on the pricing structure. Clearly, the monthly cost was a great value for the CS6 Master Collection, but the overall package was a bit slim in regards to additional applications. Thankfully, Adobe continues to update Creative Cloud with new functionality, and today subscribers receive new additions in the way of Illustrator.
Natural media painting software (software that lets you replicate the look and feel of real materials in some way or another) is a brilliant way to express your artistic flair without getting your hands covered in oils, watercolors, or messy pastels. Digital painting is now more sophisticated than ever, and with Wacom graphics tablets cheaper and more accessible, there’s no reason not to start painting on your Mac.