Hello, we're Warrior Painters,
an artist community fueled by love for plein-air painting & entertainment art.

Before the pandemic, we organized weekend paint sessions in Los Angeles and San Francisco. We now organize virtual paint sessions and other fun events on Discord.

Check out our Podcasts or buy some WP Merch to support us.

2022 #PleinAirpril Challenge has been completed!

Learn about about us here.

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What's New

Thanks for participating in our month-long painting challenge in April! To learn more about #PleinAirpril, see here

Check out the winner list (and judging process) here

Watch Recorded 2022 #PleinAirpril Demos here

It's December #coastcard time!

You can join the painting spree and exchange your artwork with other participants in the coming new year!

Check out the rules here.

We are excited to announce our next show with Chunky Paper!

Do you have a Chinatown where you live? Have you visited a Chinatown in your travels? We invite Warriors to paint what makes these Chinatowns so unique be it the architecture, shops, markets, restaurants, food etc.

For more info, click here.

We are partnering with Huion to launch a fun #PaintSmore Challenge! Whether you want to paint s'more, or paint some more, we are in it with you this September!

Check out the prizes and rules here.

We launched Warrior Art Camp!

Warrior Art Camp is the art training branch of Warrior Painters, where we offer art classes and workshops taught by industry professionals working in animation, film, game, illustration, fine art and beyond.

All programs are structured to inform specific industry trends so that students are prepared to land awesome job offers.

Come learn with other warrior painters!

In The Streets of Color (with Warrior Painters) is a collaborative digital magazine between StreetsOfZine and Warrior Painters.

The project showcases a three-part collection of scenic artwork drawn by talented artists in open, themed paint sessions.

The zine has been released! Check it out at: https://streetsofzine.com/

Wear a WP Shirt to paint outside this summer!

Featured Podcast

In episode 019, we chatted with three artists who created the beautiful backgrounds for Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts!

Email us at warriorpainters@gmail.com for collaborations.