chapter  14
28 Pages

Painterly Rendering

ByGiuseppe Papari, Nicolai Petkov

For centuries, artists have been developing different tools and various styles to produce artistic images, which are usually in a way more interesting than mere representations of scenes from the real world. While classical tools, such as brushes, ink pens or pencils, require skills, effort and talent, science and technology can make more advanced tools that can be used by all people, not only artists, to produce artistic images with little effort.