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Photoshop has all the tools to turn any picture into a painting within minutes.
No special tools are required, just a few simple filters and blending modes.
Let's start with the filters. First, make the image blurry: filter > blur > Gaussian blur > 2, 4
Then apply the filter > artistic > paint daubs
with these values:
brush size=8, sharpness=7 and brush type=simple
To make this into a canvas > Filter > Texture > Texturizer. On both layers. The original image and the copy.
Now play around, till you are happy. I used these settings > (copy layer)
On original image(bottom layer) >