New Painter Essentials 5 Released for Artists, Photo Enthusiasts
November 20, 2014

New Painter Essentials 5 Released for Artists, Photo Enthusiasts

OTTAWA – Corel has released Painter Essentials 5, the all-new version of its starter digital art software for Windows and Mac.

Painter Essentials 5 is a complete art studio for beginner digital artists, hobbyists, photo enthusiasts and anyone who wants to create artwork that stands out. Built on the world’s most realistic digital paint program, Painter 2015, this software makes learning and experimenting in digital and photo art easier than ever before.  

Building on the realism and creativity of the professional-level Painter 2015, Painter Essentials 5 offers a simplified work environment that makes powerful painting tools available to digital artists of all skill levels. The interface is easy to understand and gets out of the way so users can start drawing and painting immediately. The product also offers a rich collection of learning tools to help users throughout the creative process.

Painter Essentials 5 has an expansive collection of Natural-Media brushes, paper textures and media that mimic traditional art tools like no other software. There are endless ways for users to express themselves with realistic watercolors, acrylics, oils, pastels, chalks, pens, pencils, markers and more. With brushes and media that look and feel just like the real thing, users can create impressive art, without having to learn complex or technical tools. 

As photo apps and devices increase in popularity, users are looking for photo tools that will enhance their creativity and results. The photo art tools in Painter Essentials 5 go beyond the filters and instant effects found in many apps, allowing users to create artwork that’s 

Painter Essentials 5 is available in English, French, German, Japanese and Chinese Traditional. It is priced at $49.99 (USD and CAD) and can be downloaded at .