Painter Essentials 8

About the software

NEW Painter Essentials 8 (Windows/Mac) Painting software for beginners

Spark your creativity with Painter Essentials 8 – a fun and uncomplicated painting software for beginners. Sketch, draw, and paint away on a blank canvas using realistic Natural-Media brushes and unique art tools created by artists. Or simply transform photos into impressive works of art with powerful artificial intelligence or cloning tools. Take advantage of the easy-to-use interface, fast performance and built-in learning content that allow new artists to experiment and fall in love with digital painting.

Digital art made simple

Easy-to-use interface with brushes and tools at your fingertips!
Convenient coloring tools, unlimited layers, selection tools and effects for more complex work.

  • Get full, pressure-sensitive control of every brush when using a drawing tablet.
  • Incredible speed on Mac or PC. Save in PSD, JPEG, PNG, GIF.
  • Tips, tutorials, videos and webinars to get you up and running.
  • Over 170 diverse brushes – From traditional paint brushes to those found only in the digital world, every brush was custom selected for new digital artists!

Key Features

  • Drawing & Painting layout
  • 23 new brushes across various categories
  • Color harmonies and 3 new color sets
  • 10 new natural-looking AI presets
  • Paint on your iPad by mirroring your Mac desktop with Sidecar support
  • Tilt and pressure sensitivity with Apple Pencil
  • Access top controls from Apple Touch Bar
  • Two-finger gesture support on Apple Trackpad

system requirements

Windows - Minimum
  • Operating system: Windows 10* (64-Bit) with the latest updates
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor
    • 4 physical cores/8 logical cores or higher (recommended)
    • AVX2 instruction set support (recommended)
  • RAM: 4 Go de RAM ou supérieur. 8 GB RAM or higher (recommended)
  • Screen resolution: 1280 x 800 @ 100% (or higher). 1920 x 1200 @ 150% (or higher) (recommended)
  • Hard drive: 1.9 GB hard disk space for application files**. Solid-state drive (recommended)
  • Notes: Mouse or Wintab-compatible tablet. To activate your product, you must connect to the Internet and register it first.
  • * Versions 1909 and later of Windows 10 are supported as well as versions that will be released during the life cycle of Painter Essentials 8.
  • ** Additional space may be required for Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.
Mac - Minimum
  • Operating system: macOS Big Sur 11.0 or macOS Catalina 10.15, with the latest revision
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo. 4 physical cores/8 logical cores or higher (recommended)
  • RAM: 4 GB RAM. 8 GB RAM or higher (recommended)
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 x 800 @ 100% (or higher). 1920 x 1200 @ 150% (or higher) (recommended)
  • Hard drive: 900 MB hard disk space for application files. Solid-state drive (recommended)
  • Notes: Mouse or tablet. To activate your product, you must connect to the Internet and register it first.

Copyright © 2021 Corel Corporation.

Required configuration

Windows - Minimum
  • Operating system: Windows 10* (64-Bit) with the latest updates
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2 processor
    • 4 physical cores/8 logical cores or higher (recommended)
    • AVX2 instruction set support (recommended)
  • RAM: 4 Go de RAM ou supérieur. 8 GB RAM or higher (recommended)
  • Screen resolution: 1280 x 800 @ 100% (or higher). 1920 x 1200 @ 150% (or higher) (recommended)
  • Hard drive: 1.9 GB hard disk space for application files**. Solid-state drive (recommended)
  • Notes: Mouse or Wintab-compatible tablet. To activate your product, you must connect to the Internet and register it first.
  • * Versions 1909 and later of Windows 10 are supported as well as versions that will be released during the life cycle of Painter Essentials 8.
  • ** Additional space may be required for Microsoft .NET Framework 4.7.
Mac - Minimum
  • Operating system: macOS Big Sur 11.0 or macOS Catalina 10.15, with the latest revision
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo. 4 physical cores/8 logical cores or higher (recommended)
  • RAM: 4 GB RAM. 8 GB RAM or higher (recommended)
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 x 800 @ 100% (or higher). 1920 x 1200 @ 150% (or higher) (recommended)
  • Hard drive: 900 MB hard disk space for application files. Solid-state drive (recommended)
  • Notes: Mouse or tablet. To activate your product, you must connect to the Internet and register it first.

    Painter Essentials 8
Language:
English
Genre:
Photo, Video & Digital Imaging
Platform:
PC Win 10 64 bits Mac OS X Mac
Release date:
Publisher
Corel