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Compiled here is useful information from Artists, Designers, Photographers and the Painter Team in the Talk area, inspirational artwork from members like you on the Factory Wall, community news and discussion in the Painter Discussion.

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Chris Tremblay & Caroline Sauve - two of the Painter Developers - are blogging their insights into the inner workings of Painter, and how to get the most out of the power of Painter.
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  • Re: Showing names and not just icons on custom palette

    [quote user="DougS"] You can design your own icon (I do some of mine)....and include text and image. And cleverly assign color so when you hover/click on the icon the color changes from grey to your color example in attached, my text shows red when hover/click. [/quote] Very good idea.
    Posted to Corel Painter X3 (Forum) by nightshadow on 04-24-2014
  • Re: Brush Creation Tutorials

    Jason's videos are terrific. Don't miss them.
    Posted to Tutorials (Forum) by nightshadow on 04-24-2014
  • Brush Creation Tutorials

    My new video tutorial series has been released by VTC today here: The first 18 videos are free to watch. The total series is 8 hours long and covers the entire brush engine in-depth. I worked very hard to make sure users of all levels will find something useful to thier particular workflow in this...
    Posted to Tutorials (Forum) by jason_maranto on 04-23-2014
  • Re: Saving customization

    [quote user="elsevilla"] Everytime i want to save in jpg i have to place the settings over and over and over again, will be awesome if painter can memorize them, like for example saving the level of how compressed i want the file to be, or if the color its embebbed. [/quote] yes, I always save on "excellent" I don't want any...
    Posted to Corel Painter X3 (Forum) by Ganweianiex on 04-22-2014
  • John's Gouache for Painter 12.2 & X3 Released

    Click image to view larger I'm pleased to announce the release of my latest custom brushes title for Corel Painter 12.2 and X3, John's Gouache . I've had this project percolating for some time and I have finally put together a set of brushes and associated tutorials. Click image to view larger A unique property of my gouache brushes is that...
    Posted to John Derry's PaintBlog (Weblog) by John Derry on 04-22-2014

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