How to start
Painting is primarily tied to the easel. Increasing this skill will unlock new Painting genres & sizes. It also makes ALOT of money!!! To start this skill you will need to buy an easel from buy mode, or visit the museum or art gallery to use one for free.
Levels / Rewards
Level 1 the painting skill you need to purchase the easel in the buy mode or find one at some of the lots in the world. one can be found at the library at willow creek.
Level 2 ~ friendly interaction unlocked ‘discuss colour theory’
Level 3 ~ Can now paint low skill Pop art.
Level 4 ~ can now create low skill Realism painting, low skill Abstract paintings & medium skill Classic painting.
Level 5 ~ can now create medium skill Pop art, low skill Surrealism & low skill Impressionistic paintings.
Level 6 ~ can now paint high skill Classic painting, medium skill Realism painting & medium skill Abstract painting.
Level 7 ~ can now paint high skill Pop art, medium skill Surrealism & medium skill Impressionistic paintings.
Level 8 ~ can now paint high skill Realism, high skill Abstract paintings. Unlocked friendly interaction ‘describe Aesthetics’
level 9 ~ can create high skill Surrealism & high skill Impressionistic paintings.
level 10 ~ Sim is now a master Artist. Sim can now ‘Mentor’ other sims who are painting, this is in friendly interactions.
Cheats / Tips / Mood
Cheat ~ stats.set_skill_level Major_Painting 10
Mood ~ Inspired
Traits ~ Creative and Art love are traits to do with this skill that may come in helpful.
Aspirations ~ Painter of the Extraordinaire is the aspiration that goes well with this skill.
Note ~ It costs 50 simoleons to paint small pictures, 75 simoleons to paint a medium painting and 100 simoleons to paint a large paintings. It’s an enjoyable skill that brings a lot to the sims.
Note ~ This skill is by far the best skill to earn money with. Check this guide for more money making options.
Video / Gallery
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