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2020 AGM
20 Oct 2020.


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Check out our latest magazine or bulletin. Both are published five times each year on alternate months.
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LINKS of Interest.

The links below are in no particular order of significance. If you would like to have a link added here, or if you find an error or a changed or outdated link we would be most appreciative if you contact us and let us know so we can make the appropriate changes or add your link.


Aquion Logo 2016: Corel have a new partner in Australia.Team Aquion will work on getting Corel to greater heights in Australia.

Aquion is an IT solutions company providing products and services to meet clients' information and business management needs. Specialising in enterprise grade software and the supporting professional services allows Aquion to provide customers with an effective implementation to satisfy requirements.

To find out more about Aquion please visit their web site at: http://www.aquion.com.au/



CorelDRAW International Design Contest 2015


CorelDRAW International Design Contest 2011.

More than $75,000 US in prizes!. Die-hard CorelDRAW® fans, graphics pros, new users and budding design students! It's time to show the world what's possible when your talent and CorelDRAW come together. Showcase your work in the CorelDRAW International Design Contest for a chance to win big and express your creativity with fellow designers around the globe. Your artwork must be saved in CorelDRAW® X5 or Corel® PHOTO-PAINT™ X5. Grand Prize: Roland VersaCAMM SP-300i printer—a $13,495 US value! 24 winners will receive fantastic prize packages, including customer favorites from Roland®, Wilcom®, Euro-Systems®, Digital Designware, Apple®, Digital Art Solutions, Wacom®, Canon®, HP, Seagate® and Corel®.

Submission Dates: from March 1, 2011 until June 30, 2011.

  • Advertising/Marketing: Flyers, brochures, logos and other designs related to advertising, marketing or point of purchase (POP)
  • Signs/Awards/Personalization: Designs to be used in sign making, engraving, awards, dye sublimation and other related industries
  • Vehicle Wraps: Designs to be used for car, truck, boat or other vehicle wraps
  • Textile/Fashion Design: Designs for fashion, embroidery and direct-to-garment printing
  • General Illustration & Fine Art: Artistic, creative and unique designs
  • CorelDRAW Marketing Campaign: Create a design to be featured in a CorelDRAW marketing campaign. Entries can be of any style, and will be judged on creativity and overall theme

Students: In addition to our Grand Prize and category winners, we will present a top student award in each of the categories above.

Link: http://www.corel.com/servlet/Satellite/au/en/Content/1295014911874


Corel Painter 12 (Released May 2011)

Designed for artists by artists, Corel® Painter™ 12 opens up a world of creativity. With an impressive array of brushes, paper textures, paints, oils, watercolors and more, if you can dream it, you can create it in Painter! Thanks to extensive file support, you can also build upon projects you've started in other programs, making Painter a great complement to Adobe® Photoshop®. This latest version of the world's leading digital art software helps artists evolve their creative possibilities more than ever—see it for yourself with a free trial!

Link: http://www.corel.com/painter/


Corel CAD for Windows and Mac (Released May 2011.

Get a native DWG™, high-performance CAD design solution—without the high price—with new CorelCAD™. Open, work with and save files in DWG format for easy collaboration with colleagues, suppliers and partners. Be productive immediately in an environment filled with industry-standard features and tools. Communicate your ideas with precision using customizable 2D and 3D design tools. Innovative features like VoiceNotes* let you add messages and instructions in your drawing, and CorelDRAW® and Corel DESIGNER® compatibility* enhance collaboration. Plus, CorelCAD is built for both Windows® and Mac OS®, so it delivers impressive speed and performance on the platform of your choice.

Link: http://www.corel.com/corelcad


Corel Corporation.

Corel's main web site. Link: http://www.corel.com


CorelDRAW.com Community.

The CorelDRAW.com Community site is the place where users of the CorelDRAW® family of products, including CorelDRAW Graphics Suite, Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite and Corel DRAWings, get together to share and learn from other users, discover what community members create and fuel their inspiration.
Site: http://www.coreldraw.com/



AKVIS - Creative Tools for Digital Images. Specializes in development of image processing software and scientific research. Produces a range of very prefessional, useful and creative plug-ins and stand alone applications for bitmap editors to enhance and expand your creative workflow. Akvis tools and plug-ins work with Corel PHOTO-PAINT, Paint Shop Pro, Painter and Adobe PhotoShop. Trial downloads available.
Site: http://akvis.com/

AntiPoetics. A marvellous web site by James Aswell, a Corel coding guru. Here you will find free scripts and mini apps for Corel programs which all work really well. Thanks James.
Site: http://www.antipoetics.com/

Oberon Place. Alex Vakulenko's terrific web site for CorelDRAW and PHOTO-PAINT scripts and tools. Some free, others at very reasonable prices. A golden oldie web site.
SIte: http://www.oberonplace.com/

Apophysis Flame Fractal Generator (as demonstrated at the April 2008 Meeting by Aileen Divine, and published in the April 2008 Corel Under magazine:
Site: www.aspophysis.org. Download: www.thefractalfarm.net/203a/Main/203aindex.htm

MacroMonster.com - Macro download web site. This site has lots of free and also purchasable macros for both CorelDRAW and Corel PHOTO-PAINT. Site: macromonster.com

Graphics Unleashed - Foster D. Coburn's terrific site for all things Corel:
Site: http://www.unleash.com/

Click N Learn - Scott Georgeson's Click N Lear Corel Learning web site. You can purchase Scott's CDs and tutorials here.
Site: http://www.clicknlearn.com/

David Mutch's PHOTO-PAINT Tutorials - Free online tutorials for Corel PHOTO-PAINT.
Site: http://www.visionary-voyager.com.au/corel/photopaint/

Corel Painter Studio. Web site for the Corel Painter community. Resources, gallery, forums etc.
Site: http://apps.corel.com/painterx/us/index.html

Corel Painter Magazine. The official Corel Painter magazine web site.
Site: http://www.paintermagazine.co.uk/

Corel Paint Shop Pro PHOTO Studio. Community web site for PSP fans. Downloads, gallery, forums etc.
Site: http://apps.corel.com/paint_shop_pro_photo_studio/

Ulead. For Corel/Ulead Video Editing and multimedia applications.
SIte: http://www.ulead.com/

Office Community.com. The official Corel WordPerfect Office community.
Site: http://lightning.communityserver.com/

My CorelDRAW.com. Another site by Scott Georgeson where you can purchase and view his tutorials.
Site: http://www.mycoreldraw.com/

Dataworks. Dataworks Australia - Educational Software, Corel education partner.
Site: http://www.dataworks.com.au/

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