Tune in to the Affinity creative sessions: Content Store special

Join us on our YouTube channel from Monday, 30 November to Friday, 4 December as we premiere eight new free video sessions led by top artists and designers whose creative content features on the Affinity Store.

Tune in every day at 4pm or 6pm GMT to watch as top content creators including Frankentoon, Xresch, Paolo Limoncelli and Ian Barnard show you how to create real-world projects and achieve remarkable results using their creative content packs which are currently 30% off for Black Friday on the Affinity Store.

Here we reveal the full session line up and provide links to the incredible content packs featured in each video.

Illustrating a textured mountain landscape in Affinity Photo

Premiere: Monday, 30 November at 4pm GMT

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Join illustrator Eleni Debo as she experiments with shapes and textures to create a stunning mountainous and architectural landscape inspired by the mountains near her home, using Affinity Photo and the brushes from her versatile Illustration Brush Pack.

The Eleni Debo Illustration Brush Pack featured in this session is available to purchase on the Affinity Store—currently with a 30% discount!

Creating chalk lettering in Affinity Designer for iPad

Premiere: Monday, 30 November at 6pm GMT

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In this session, UK-based lettering artist Ian Barnard shows you how to create a chalk lettering piece from scratch using his new range of ChalkDust Brushes and various tools in Affinity Designer for iPad.

Ian’s incredible ChalkDust Brushes are available to purchase on the Affinity Store—currently with a 30% discount!

How to bring your sketches to life in Affinity Designer

Premiere: Tuesday, 1 December at 4pm GMT

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In this creative session, Enrique Figueroa from Frankentoon Studio talks us through some of the techniques he relies on to get out of creative blocks, using old sketches as raw material. He also shares some insights into making artistic decisions and executing them using Affinity Designer, Affinity Photo and the Frankentoon content packs which can be found on the Affinity Store.

The Concept Master Vol.1: Nature Brush Pack and Neptune Illustration Kit are both currently available to purchase with a 30% discount!

How to create abstract lettering and effects in Affinity Photo

Premiere: Wednesday, 2 December at 4pm GMT

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Join Jim from Chroma Supply as he demonstrates five quick and easy ways to add a modern, abstract feel to your Affinity Photo projects using the Chroma Supply Abstract ABC and Abstract Paint Bundle.

The content packs featured in this session: Abstract Paint Bundle by Chroma Supply and Abstract ABC by Chroma Supply are both available to purchase on the Affinity Store—currently with a 30% discount!

Creating dramatic fire effects in Affinity Photo

Premiere: Wednesday, 2 December at 6pm GMT

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In this tutorial, Reto Scheiwiller from Xresch walks you through how to use the smoke brushes from his 180 Smoke and Cloud Brushes pack to create breathtaking fire effects in Affinity Photo.

The Smoke and Cloud Brushes featured in this session are available to purchase on the Affinity Store—currently with a 30% discount!

Concept painting in Affinity Photo

Premiere: Thursday, 3 December at 4pm GMT

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In this session, DAUB Brushes creator Paolo Limoncelli demonstrates how to use his DAUB PaintBox and DAUB Watercolours & Washes brush packs to create a concept painting of a floating town in Affinity Photo.

The brush packs featured in this session: DAUB PaintBox Brush Pack and DAUB Watercolours & Washes are both available to purchase on the Affinity Store—currently with a 30% discount!

How to create an isometric castle in Affinity Designer

Premiere: Friday, 4 December at 4pm GMT

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Learn how to create a stylised, tattoo inspired castle illustration using the Tattoo Art Brush Pack from The Artifext Forge and Affinity Designer’s Isometric grids.

The Tattoo Art Brushes by The Artifex Forge featured in this session are available to purchase on the Affinity Store—currently with a 30% discount!

How to add texture to your work in Affinity Designer

Premiere: Friday, 4 December at 6pm GMT

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In this session, Bob Byrne, aka Clamnuts, demonstrates how to bring your work to life by adding textures from a range of sources including your own images, stock photos and his newly updated The Shizzle Style and Brush Pack for Affinity Designer.

The Shizzle Style and Brush Pack featured in this session is available to purchase on the Affinity Store—currently with a 30% discount!


Each artist will be available on live chat when their pre-recorded session airs to answer any questions, and as free content will be provided for all of the sessions you can follow along and have a go yourself. If you don’t want to miss the premieres:

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All the content packs featured in these sessions are currently 30% off on the Affinity Store. Click here for further details about our Black Friday Event.