How to create mosaic masks in Painter tutorial

How to create a mosaic mask in Corel Painter 2018 2017 2015 X3 etc

Create mosaic masks in Painter

create mosaic mask in painter tutorial how to
  1. Open image

  2. File menu and clone in Painter (you should have two images now)

  3. Goto the clone

  4. Select the brush tool and go to the colors palette and click the clone color to ON

  5. Canvas menu and make mosaic (image will go white)

  6. Goto the mosaic panel set width, length etc and set use tracing paper to ON

  7. Draw on cloned image with the mosaic tool (MT)

  8. Once you are happy with your design (and you can vary the size etc of the brush strokes) then click tracing paper OFF and goto the options and render tiles into mask

  9. Click done

  10. Goto the colors palette and turn off the clone color

  11. Effects menu and surface control and adjust surface texture and select the new channel at the bottom of the using list in that panel


Video tutorial on the subject by (youtube)


2018 version : Should be noted that mosaic and tessellation are now in effects menu but the same basic approach can be used (Version 2018 etc)


Effects : You can use them in selections as well as apply surface texture


Channels : You can find it in the channels panel (via the window menu). You can then apply a feather to the channel as well as invert it.


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