Free Painter 12 for New CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 Customers

Designers can save hundreds of pounds with major sales promotion

Maidenhead, UK – Tuesday 7 May, 2013 – Bank Holiday Monday (6/5) saw the start of Corel’s most radical sales promotion to date, offering a free download of Corel® Painter® 12 with a Suggested Retail Price of £274.79 including VAT, to customers buying a full version of CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X6 until 30 June 2013.

“Part of their creative toolkit”

Coordinating the promotion, Senior Marketing Manager, James Phillips said: “We’ve initiated this very generous offer as we’re seeing designers use our software, not in isolation, but as part of their creative toolkit. Each programme is often used to complement the other, expanding a designer’s creative horizons. Many artists and businesses use both tools and we feel this offer will benefit those most.”

CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6

With superior vector illustration and page layout, versatile drawing and tracing tools, professional photo editing-capabilities and powerful website design software, CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 is the perfect all-in-one solution for any type of graphics project. This version offers powerful new features, including website design software, a new typography engine with advanced OpenType support, creative vector graphics tools, new document styles for fast formatting, and much more.

Corel Painter 12

Available for both PC and Mac, Corel Painter 12 is the finest professional digital art software in the market, internationally recognised for its realistic RealBristle™ Painting system and line-up of “real” digital art tools that authentically mimic the look and feel of their traditional counterparts. Explore hundreds of brushes and dozens of paper textures, watercolours, paints, oils and more. Import multi-layered files using PSD file support. And customise everything, from your workspace to colour palettes and brushes.


To claim a free download of Corel Painter 12, customers must first purchase CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 (standard full version only, box or download) between Monday 6 May and Sunday 30 June 2013, and complete the claim form at

Countries included in the offer are: Austria, Belgium, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Republic of Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and United Kingdom.

The promotion runs from Monday 6 May to Sunday 30 June 2013 (inclusive).

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Daniel Donovan
PR Manager
Tel: +44(0)1628 589 850

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