This is th eonly book available for artists and graphic designers who use Painter 2.0. With an installed user base of more than 250,000 Painter - a top rated illustration package for the Macintosh from Fractal Design Corporation - is one of the most popular graphics programs on the market. In this comprehensive guide, Marvin Bryan demonstrates how to create stylish, professional works of electronic art with Painter, providing a clear, concise reference for each element of the program. Step-by-step, illustrated instructions explain how to install Painter; use the paintbrushes, drawing tools, expression palate, and friskets; customize brushes; create and edit paper textures'; edit and clone images; and work with text. The book includes an eight page colour insert filled with eye-catching digital art.