New Painter 2022 Professional digital art software for WindowsMac

  • World-class blank canvas painting and photo-art tools
  • Acclaimed Natural-Media™ emulation & digital art brushes
  • Infinite customization of brushes, textures, and other media
  • Mac & PC support, Additional FREE content (subscription only)
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Jeremiah Trammell

Painter 2022. Anything but ordinary.

Create next-level results with trusted, professional digital art software. Sketch, paint, illustrate and produce unparalleled photo-art with hundreds of impeccably realistic artist-created brushes, superior blending, and an array of versatile art tools.

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Create

Create

Paint from a blank canvas and create amazing photo art.

Customize

Customize

Create your own brushes, textures, patterns, palettes and so much more.

Extend

Extend

Enhance your paintings with creative additional brush packs.

Experience brushes with greatness!

We’ve got your canvas covered with every brush and media type possible. Craft your masterpiece with stunning reality using renowned dry, wet, and blending media.

Show and tell

Take a closer look at what artists are saying about Painter.

Compatibility

Photoshop

Photoshop

Preserve file content with ease when transferring files between Photoshop and Painter.

Drawing tablet

Drawing tablet

Support for stylus tilt, rotation, bearing & pressure control creates the most natural painting experience.

Mac/PC

Mac or PC

Whether you’re a Mac or PC person, we support both platforms with licensing and subscription options to suit you.

Your art. Your way.

Professional painting software built by artists for artists to create and develop their signature style.

Jerome Ressot

Illustration

Bring ideas to life for published materials, fantasy art, films, games and manufacturing using the most diverse digital art software.

Make your own illustration
Hal Fisher

Fine Art

The mixture of realistic natural media and unique Painter artistic tools offer the freedom to create amazing end results no matter what the subject matter.

Master your skills
Gary Leonard

Photo Art

Use artificial intelligence to jump start the painting process. Next, use Auto-Painting and cloning tools to masterfully paint images and produce stunning keepsakes or sellable works of art.

Bring your photos to life
Gabriela Bacila

Concept Art

Take advantage of Painter's versatility to quickly develop concepts for films, games and manufacturing and create environments, creatures and vehicles that inspire.

Create better concepts to get paid

Your art. Your way.

Professional painting software built by artists for artists to create and develop their signature style.

Illustration
Jerome Ressot

Illustration

Bring ideas to life for published materials, fantasy art, films, games and manufacturing using the most diverse digital art software.

Make your own illustration
Fine Art
Hal Fisher

Fine Art

The mixture of realistic natural media and unique Painter artistic tools offer the freedom to create amazing end results no matter what the subject matter.

Master your skills
Photo Art
Gary Leonard

Photo Art

Use artificial intelligence to jump start the painting process. Next, use Auto-Painting and cloning tools to masterfully paint images and produce stunning keepsakes or sellable works of art.

Bring your photos to life
Concept Art
Gabriela Bacila

Concept Art

Take advantage of Painter's versatility to quickly develop concepts for films, games and manufacturing and create environments, creatures and vehicles that inspire.

Create better concepts to get paid
Brush controls
Georg Ireland
Michelle Webb
Color mixing
Brenna Williams
Composition tools
Theresa Kattenbach
Unique content
Caroline Moore

Composition

Modify brush size, shape, angle, flow and so much more with in-depth brush control panels
Quick Start Guide User Guide

Unparalleled Photo Art

Stylize any image or photo using artificial intelligence and easily transform photos into paintings with powerful auto-painting and cloning tools.

Customization
Adnan Tezerdi
Performance
Mark Lawson
Justin Buus
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Workflow

Create custom brushes, palettes and workspace layouts plus import custom content from others
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Apple support

Improve your overall Mac workflow in big ways! We now run on M1 with Rosetta 2 support.

Touch Bar Support

On MacBook Pro and iPad, increase efficiency with new support for the Touch Bar that offers context-sensitive controls that change depending on the selected tool.

Multi-touch Trackpad support

Responsive multi-touch Trackpad support allows you to perform useful actions by swiping and pinching, or spreading your thumb and forefinger on your trackpad.

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Sidecar Support

Use Sidecar on macOS to use your iPad as a secondary display that mirrors your Mac desktop. The Painter UI will auto-adjust based on the resolution of your iPad.

Apple Pencil Tilt

With new tilt support for Apple Pencil, you can now tilt the selected brush while you paint to precisely control the shape of the brushstroke while using Sidecar.

Core ML support

Painter uses the latest and greatest machine learning (Core ML) technology from Apple to optimize your AI style experience.

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What’s new in Painter 2022?

NEW

Stamp-type brush customization

These popular brushes have received a versatility overhaul. Change shape, edge effects, rotation, squeeze and anti-aliasing plus, create, add, import, export, organize and export dabs in record time!

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Stamp-type brushes
Ferron Bueno
NEW

Watercolor brushes and workflow

New Watercolor compatible brushes and workflow optimize the painting experience. Paint with dry media types on Watercolor layers to achieve new and exciting mixed-media looks.

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Watercolor brushes
石本 めぐみ
NEW

Brush library experience

Reap the benefits of a refined brush library. Enjoy new categories, variants and brush previews plus, now you can easily find, filter and favorite beloved brushes for easy access from the Brush Selector.

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Brush library experience
Stijn Grooten
NEW

Brush size selector

Choosing brush size has never been so speedy and visual. Just open up the Size Library and add, reorder, delete and change size preview to accommodate your workflow.

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Brush size selector
Ana Razpotnik Donati
NEW

User requested enhancements

After reviewing your valuable feedback, we have made many layer workflow and other enhancements to boost your productivity.

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User requested enhancements
Stefan Ilcesin

FASTEST version yet!

Run the Brush Accelerator and enjoy huge GPU, Multicore & AVX2 speed gains of new and enhanced cover method brushes along with a boost in several other brush engines.

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New & Enhanced cover methods

Eraser technology

10 additional brush engines

Impasto brushes

Time Garvanliev

Create next-level results with Painter 2022

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