Originally Posted by Bane
I recommend Corel Painter if you'd like a program that imitates more traditional mediums. It's extremely similar to actual pencils, paints, charcoals, etc., and the more recent versions have a many of the same layer and adjustment options Photoshop has.
Yeah I downloaded it but I need to brush up on the UI and shortcuts a bit more first. I've been using PS for years and until I log in more hours with Corel I'm just not that comfortable with it yet. I agree though, it feels much more like painting with that program than with PS.