We all want to become better painters.  Achieving a flow state, forgetting about the menus, and just painting.  Mastering your keyboard shortcuts is a bit part of this learning curve, and is an essential step toward improving as a digital painter.  “Spring Loaded Keys” is a neat option, allowing you to temporarily switch between tools.  It won’t make you a master overnight, but it will save you hundreds of keypresses a day.  What do you have to lose?

AuthorMatt Kohr