Creating, opening, and saving files


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Creating, opening, and saving files

Now that we are in Painter, one of the first things you're probably going to want to do is to create a new document. And what we are going to do is go up to the File menu, and go to New, and let's just make up a document here, let's enter 800, and notice that we are in pixels now, by 600 pixels. And I'll keep it at 72 ppi. You also have the option of addressing what the paper color is. Normally I just work with white, the only benefit of this is if you're going to be erasing on the canvas layer, this color will tell Painter what color to erase to.

I typically never use it myself, but you do have that option. And secondly you can tell it what the default paper is going to be. Once again, I have to tell you, I never even change these. But if you like them, you can use them. So let's go ahead and say OK, and here's my new document. Now I am going to just paint in it, just a little bit here, just to fake in the fact that we may have an image that we'd want to save...

Creating, opening, and saving files
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Creating, opening, and saving files provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Painter 12 Essential Training

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Design
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Painter
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