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Use eyedropper tool outside of program

This is a functionality that Photoshop has. It works like this: - Choose the eyedropper tool - Left click and hold anywhere on the canvas - While still holding, move the eyedropper tool outside of the program and release click over the colour you ...
Roxane Lapa 2 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Ability to export/import Palette Drawers

It would be helpful to be able to export and import Palette Drawers from Organizer
Dana Diamond 2 months ago in New feature or functionality 1

Integration of PSP and Painter

Currently users often have to call on PSP to supply the tools which are not available in Painter. Use of a call from Painter directly to PSP tp supply these tools would cut workflow time and stop the need for intermediate files and versions to be ...
Guest 2 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Have Brush Icon show Direction or Rotation of stroke like Enhanced Brush Ghost

I like to be able to use the brush icon but it doesn't show the the direction or rotation of the stroke. It would be a plus if it could be set to direction or rotation and follow the stroke as it paints
Dana Diamond about 2 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Combining Dab Effects

After watching a video on Dab Effects, which look really useful, it occurred to me that being able to combine the effects within one dab would be useful. For example, Add Erosion along with Feathering. I'm sure there's many more combination that w...
Deborah Kolesar about 2 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Add color swatches to custom palettes

Custom Palettes are very useful to add brushes, painter commands, papers, Flow maps, even dabs, so you know how you created the image. But it would be helpful to add color swatches as well, because you can save the palette and remember the exact c...
Raquel Bigby about 1 month ago in New feature or functionality 0

Real pigment blending

This video shows that it is possible to blend proper as traditional do. This is nothing the user can install, the developers have to incorporate it into the software. Rebelle 5 already use it and I want Painter to take benefit of this to. https://...
Monica Boberg 22 days ago in New feature or functionality 0

Merge brush looks with brush variants

The texture and texture settings should be saved with the brush variant instead of having to create a separate brush look. Photoshop, Paintstorm Studio, etc all save the texture with the brush instead of having this extra step.
Roxane Lapa about 2 months ago in Quality 0

Resize image dpi, width and length independantly

At present resizing in Painter is ineffective to those that wish to resize only resolution or width or length independently. For example. If I have an image 12" by 10" at 72 dpi and would like to make it 12" x 12" at 150 dpi I can not.
Dana Diamond 2 months ago in New feature or functionality 0

Layer Styles for Text

Would be great to be able to bevel/emboss text, add drop shadow (with ability to move and change opacity and color), add glow, etc. Would eliminate having to go into PS.
Deborah Kolesar 2 months ago in New feature or functionality 0