Textural Fall Cardinal in Affinity Designer for iPad | YouTube Tutorial

Downloads for the Tutorial

Welcome to, “Illustrate a Cardinal in Affinity Designer for iPad,” a new tutorial now up on my YouTube Channel. I’m so happy to have you join me!

Below you will find the downloads and resources for the tutorial. These are automatic downloads. If you have Dropbox on your iPad, they will automatically open there. If not, they will go straight to your Downloads file.

Color Palette

Download the Fall Cardinal Color Palette (for iPad Users)

Download the Fall Cardinal Color Palette (for Desktop Users)

I will show you how to load this color palette in to Affinity Designer for iPad in the tutorial. If you are using Affinity Designer for Desktop, you can import them directly in to your system by following the steps in the recording below:

Texture Files

Download the Fall Cardinal Texture Files

All texture files have been pulled from Unsplash and Pixabay. I will show you how to access both of these sites right in Affinity Designer but wanted to provide you with the exact files I am using in the tutorial. I definitely recommend exploring these two sites for free use texture files for your own illustrations!

Additional Resources

Textural Illustration: Sourcing Texture for Your Own Illustrations

Cardinal Reference Images from Unsplash

Cardinal Reference Images from Pixabay

I will show you how to access these reference images directly in Affinity Designer but wanted to provide you with them ahead of time if you want to take a peek.

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