Archive for 2011

FruitBat 1.4.0132 Update Available

The FruitBat 1.4.0132 update includes the following changes: BUGFIX: (Mac Only) Automatic updates did not function in 1.4.0127 (sorry guys – you’ll have to download the installer from the site this time). This was fixed and tested in an intermediate unreleased version 1.4.0130. BUGFIX: Auto-generated WebWorks ZIP file name could possibly be invalid when attempting … Continue reading

→ http://www.studiochris.us/2011/fruitbat-1-4-0132-update/

FruitBat 1.4 Beta Release

Considering it has been so long, I’ve decided to release a public beta of the in-progress version of FruitBat… and this time something for the Mac folks too! As there is so much new stuff, be sure to check the main page for instructions, though you probably won’t need them because most actions have only … Continue reading

→ http://www.studiochris.us/2011/fruitbat-1-4-beta-release/

FruitBat 1.3 Bug with SDK version 1.1.0

Using Tablet OS SDK version 1.1.0 and AIR 2.7, the main screen in FruitBat that shows your application’s icon when a descriptor is loaded may show “undefined” for both app name and app version. This does not affect FruitBat’s main functions; it still works as advertised, you’ll just see “undefined” instead of your app’s name … Continue reading

→ http://www.studiochris.us/2011/fruitbat-1-3-bug-with-sdk-version-1-1-0/

MXSMaker: Image to Painter Mixer Pad

Painter has a few ways of creating color palettes from images whether it be through color sets, the Match Color command or the stylistic coloring achieved through automatic processes such as in the Underpainting panel. Now, add one more: the Mixer panel. With MXSMaker, it is very easy to convert any JPG, PNG or GIF … Continue reading

→ http://www.studiochris.us/2011/mxsmaker-image-to-painter-mixer-pad/

Using Brush Manager 0.6.1012 with Corel Painter 12

The current version of Brush Manager will not receive an update specifically for Painter 12; other plans are in the works. However, the current version is compatible with Painter 12. Here’s what to do: Open the Settings panel by clicking the wrench icon in the title bar. Leave your settings the way they are, especially … Continue reading

→ http://www.studiochris.us/2011/using-brush-manager-0-6-with-painter-12/

FruitBat 1.3 Released

The BlackBerry PlayBook is finally here! This update to FruitBat adds the ability to install in-development apps to the PlayBook hardware for testing while using a debug token. It also has the ability to install and uninstall signed BAR files to and from the device.

→ http://www.studiochris.us/2011/fruitbat-1-3-released/

Corel Painter 12: The Best Yet

Corel Painter 12 was released earlier today, and is a massive overhaul of the Painter we all know and love. The Painter team addressed quite a few long-standing requests and issues in this version, all exciting and all pulling together to create the best version of Painter yet! New Painter 12 logo and splash screen. … Continue reading

→ http://www.studiochris.us/2011/painter-12-the-best-yet/