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Microsoft Expression Tips and Tutorials

Tips and tutorials for learning and working with Microsoft Expression illustration software (formerly from Creature House). Learn how to create natural-media digital art that is vector based and fully scalable.

A Bigger Splash
This is a re-creation of David Hockney's famous paintinting 'A Bigger Splash' made in the vector art program Expression 2.

Maggie & Doggie

"The other day, I browsed through a magazine and saw a picture of a little dog with its mistress. I thought that could make a good piece of computer graphic so I started to sketch them in Expression."
Nelson's Sheep Tutorial
How this adorable sheep greeting card was created in Expression 2.

Pen & Ink Portrait Tutorial
A commentary on drawing a portrait in pen & ink style using Expression 2.