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Candy Cane


WC15 Candy Cane sm

Winter challenge #winterdailyart2019 and #christmasdailyart2019 in ProCreate

Day 16 Candy Cane

Candy canes provide that feeling of warm memories and winter cold all in one’s imagination each holiday season.

One Technique

I was late starting with this prompt, so later that day Jennifer Nichols, our teacher, later shared another of her candy cane designs and it was 3D!

So, wanting to improve my work, searched for and found a ProCreate 3D lesson on Skillshare by Jane Snedden Peever called “Creating 3D Art Effects on iPad Pro – Procreate Painting Series 3,” which I’d watched before.

When in doubt and when you want to learn more, search the internet for a howto. So, here are a few more ways to create 3D Effects using ProCreate

Here’s a YouTube by Jane that shows  the process I used:

I decided to add a little text to my candy cane– it’s not as rounded as I’d like, but I can improve with practice.

WC15 Candy Cane flat memories sm

And then realized: Whoa!  Make that text 3D!  And here it is:

WC15 Candy Cane Memories sm

Check out the larger version here on Flickr.

Now– try it yourself and share your creations in a comment please!

See Two Challenges here:
Jennifer Nichols 30 Day ProCreate Winter Challenge

Prompts are listed there; it is a class–but you can use the prompts in your way.

And, my CLmooc friends are participating in a December Art Challenge and today is “Peppermint”

Follow my challenges

Sheri’s Winter Challenge on Flickr.

Sheri’s CLmooc challenges on Flickr.



Sheri Edwards View All

Geeky Gramma ~~
Retired Middle School Language Arts/Media Teacher ~~
Writer and Thinker~~
Art from the Heart

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