Lo-Fi Grain & Noise CSP Mask Demo

Lo-Fi Grain & Noise CSP Mask Demo

With the Lo-Fi Subtle Grain & Noise brush set for Clip Studio Paint, you can add as much or as little texture as you want. No one-size-fits-all actions or templates.

Adding texture to your work can bring charm and a touch of vintage to your otherwise squeaky clean digital art.

Follow along as we show you two lightning-fast ways to add retro charm to your art in Clip Studio Paint using Clipping Masks, Transparency Lock, and Layer Masks.

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  1. Add a layer above your object.
  2. Click the Clip to Layer Below icon.
  3. Choose your blending mode.
  4. Apply your brush.
  5. You can move and scale this layer as needed.


  1. Choose your object's layer.
  2. Click the Create Layer Mask icon.
  3. Choose an eraser to hide that part of your object.
  4. To reveal that part of your object, paint it back on with a brush.


  1. Choose your object's layer.
  2. Choose the Lock Transparent Pixels icon at the top of the Layers Panel.
  3. Apply your brush.


Put all the classic paper and ink textures you love in one handy library. From the soft graininess of newsprint to the beaten gritty look of comic books abused by a teenager's dirty, oily hands — we've got you covered.

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