Digital Painting Courses

Specialized online digital painting courses to prepare you for an exciting career in the entertainment industry

Student work by Gonzo Apestegui


Study illustration and concept art

Learn illustration and concept art from award-winning artists

Turn your artistic passion into a career with our beginner and advanced digital painting programs. With an established digital artist as your guide, you'll discover how to plan, develop and present compelling industry-standard artwork using Adobe Photoshop, and graduate with original art for your portfolio. Traditional artists welcome!

Benefits of studying digital painting at CG Spectrum:

  • Be mentored by established film and game artists
  • Discover your niche and build your portfolio
  • Active online community to support you
  • Software licenses included in course


At CG Spectrum digital art school, your career training includes direct access to some of the best digital artists who will share their experience working with clients like Marvel, Scholastic and Blizzard. Besides learning expert digital painting techniques, you'll also learn critical job skills such as how to market yourself and build lasting client relationships.


Explore all digital painting courses

Your career starts here! From beginner short courses to advanced industry programs, we have study options for all skill levels and career goals.

Student Showcase

Student work that speaks for itself

With a focus on portfolio preparation, we help students build their competitive edge with high quality work that gets noticed. See what our students are creating.

Studios who hire our students

Our commitment to job-outcomes and focus on career development has helped graduates find work at studios all over the world.


Be mentored by award winning illustrators and concept artists

Learn how to create powerful concept art and illustrations from industry mentors with years of experience working in the entertainment and publishing industries.

Why study with us

Future-proof your career with CG Spectrum online digital painting school

Get more out of your education with career training that prepares you for studio life. By giving you direct access to industry mentors, you can progress faster and build job skills that put you in demand in the real world.

Flexible Scheduling

Plan your studies around your work and family commitments

Industry Mentors

Learn from industry experts who have worked on major films and games

Job-Ready Skills

Build practical and relevant job skills that studios are looking for

Payment Plans

Pursue your passion and start working sooner with flexible payments