Corel is one of the world's top software companies with more than 100 million active users in over 75 countries. Corel Painter 12, the newest version of the world’s most powerful  digital art studio, is now available. Combining the industry’s most advanced and realistic digital painting and illustration tools, unprecedented speed, and a new highly customizable interface, it provides artists and photographers power and creative freedom beyond anything previously possible with either traditional or digital art tools. Celebrating 20 years of digital art breakthroughs, the newest release of Corel Painter represents a powerful partnership between Corel and the Painter community. With new real brushes, unique progressive art tools, customizable workspaces and faster performance on both Mac and Windows, Corel Painter 12 opens up new creative pathways and possibilities, unmatched by any other product in its category. With the introduction of Real Watercolour, Real Wet Oil, Mirror Painting and the mesmerizing Kaleidoscope tool, Corel Painter 12 continues to set the standard for a truly organic and expressive digital art experience. Corel Painter 12 is available now at the SRP of £274.80 for the full version and £142.80 for the upgrade, both including VAT. The electronic download versions are available immediately and box versions later this month. For a detailed list of new and enhanced features in Corel Painter 12 and to download a free fully functional trial version visit Corel