I came across a photo that looks like it is being painted. I like the look and would like to replicate it with one of my pictures, the question is how is this done or created? I am using Photoshop CS6.
Here is the image:
There are many settings you can play with to get the effect you want, so take the following as a starting point. Experiment and have fun.
The paintbrush image you'd add in after the fact. Eyedropper a color near where the brush tip sits, and use that to color the paint on the tip of the brush.