Painting Photoshop Action

Painting Photoshop Action

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Painting Photoshop Action

Painting Photoshop Action is created studying the traditional painting techniques and will take your Photoshop painting to a whole new level. The script is intelligently crafted to give a better end-user experience. You can simply run it on any of your images and the action will do the rest. You would just need Photoshop (CS5 or newer) and no advanced skill. Now, anyone can truly be an artist!

The effect works on any kind of images – be it portraits, landscapes, still life, inanimate objects, figures, texts, logos – Painting Photoshop Action has got covered you from all angles. Moreover this action runs on any language of Photoshop.

After you run the action, you have the option to customize the various elements generated and create a masterpiece out of it! You can tweak the 7 painterly strokes generated – base strokes, large strokes, medium strokes, small strokes, fine strokes, ultra fine strokes & main details strokes. Also, the final effect creates additional elements like – 2 canvas textures, 2 paint crack textures, 2 rough gesso-like textures, unfinished paint look & smudged initial coat of paint look.

What’s more fun? All elements are generated an random. So, every time you run the action, you will get a unique and different result from the earlier one. Also, you can commercialize the end product of the effect. What that means – although you are not allowed to modify and sell the action itself, but you can sell the final effects of the images on which you apply the effect.

  • Turns your photos into realistic traditional hand-painted artworks
  • Works with Photoshop version CS5 and newer
  • Works with any language of Photoshop
  • Just load the assets, open an image and run the action
  • No advanced skill required
  • Unlimited options to customize
  • 7 painterly strokes generated
  • 6 canvas textures included
  • 20 overall color presets are also included
  • Tweak settings to match your style

Mix different styles to create your own stunning composition. Please go through the video guide on how to load up the action and customize the effects.

Tested and assured This action has been tested and working on Photoshop CS5, CS6, CC 2014, CC 2015, CC 2015.5, CC 2017, CC 2018, CC 2019+ Tested with more than 50 images to assure the integrity of the action.

Recommended size The action works best with images having size around 2000px – 5000px high/wide and 72/300 dpi resolution. Using lower resolution images will result in lower details and clarity of the final composition.
If you have a lower resolution image, go to “Image” -> “Image Size…” and change them to the specified dimensions. Use can always resize to your original dimension after the effect has been applied.

The action will work with any language of Photoshop.


  • 1 Photoshop atn action file
  • 1 Photoshop tpl tool preset file
  • 1 Photoshop pat pattern file

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The images used in the preview are for representational purpose only and not included in the final download package.
A special thanks to all creators for the awesome photos that helped Painting Photoshop Action look good!

M. Stefan, A. Lobanovskaya, M. Ferrero, ddzphoto, H. Bozman, P. Rysz, Pexels, Kirkandmimi, L. Laire, L. Cabral, coyot, L. Quintero, L. Houska, Pixabay, S. Matzinger

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