1 License per computer. You can use it as many times as you want on 1 computer only.
Digital art and painting program
NEWBrush Accelerator™ - up to 20 times faster!
NEWUser interface improvements
NEWImproved painting tool selection
NEWGPU-enhanced brush application
Like painted: Customized painting software for true artists
Experience watercolor, oil painting, chalk drawing, and many other familiar painting styles on Mac and PC. Designed by artists, for artists, Painter gives you the most realistic painting experience possible, and it goes way beyond that with its endless combinations. Our virtual art studio exceeds the creative expectations of illustrators, concept artists, painters, photo artists and manga artists for over 28 years. We are convinced thatPainter® 2020will make you a passionate artist too. Quite natural - only better: rediscover traditional painting
Painter 2020offers absolutely realistic media and unique digital painting tools. These react dynamically to the movements of the stylus and to the canvas textures, thus creating extremely realistic brushstrokes. Of course, you can mix and match all painting tools and use as many colors as you like. Of course, you don't have to wait for a paint to dry either. And last but not least you don't have to clean your digital brushes.
Art from a photo - just click: Digital photography in a new dimension
Turn a photo into a painted masterpiece using the intuitive tools in Painter. Use the SmartStroke™ technology of the Auto Paint feature to have a photo painted by Painter 2020. Alternatively, take your digital image as the basis and clone it onto your digital canvas using the painting tool of your choice. Painter then magically uses the colours of the photo for your painting. Whichever method you choose, the result will impress you.
The kiss of the muse - with a click: Hundreds of painting tools and infinite possibilities
Bring your creativity to life with over 900 painting tools! Paint with Painter's popular traditional media or experience Painter-specific painting tools such as the Lace Stencils, Dynamic Mottle, Particles and Pattern Artists. Create extraordinary works of art. But that's not all - you can also import painting tools from other artists or create your own to create truly distinctive results.
Speedpainting - totally different: Full power for Painter and your computer
Painter keeps up with every brush stroke, saving you a lot of time! - Brush Accelerator™ checks your system and automatically applies optimal GPU and CPU power settings to make Painter lightning fast. Plus, this handy add-on tells you which adjustment screw in the system to turn to make Painter work even faster.
NEW- painting tools You have never seen painting tools that are so fast. Try the "Fast and Easy" and "Fast and Squiggly" categories to evaluate Painter's performance enhancements, and try the new variations in the "Watercolor" and "Digital Watercolor" categories.
Artists' Favorites These painting tools are so popular that we have created a special category for them. Sargent is a timeless and expressive favourite.
Mixing Brush In this category, the Painter's excellent mixing functions come into their own. "Wet blending", for example, is a valued painting tool for fine finishing.
Tip stencils Imagine a painting tool where individual areas are cut out so that the selected medium (including papers, ink applications and structures) is brought to the fore.