This is issue #176 of the Dogwaffler of the Moment (DOTM), our sporadic newsletter about Project Dogwaffle.

   March/April 2021 --- Easter'21

This edition and other issues of the newsletter can be found here with more content:

What's new?

Be safe, be healthy, be creative!


March/April 2021: PD Howler 2021.4 is out --- Now shipping build 110

We have build 110 now out and shipping. If you're already using Howler 14 (aka 2021), you will in coming days receive email notification with new download links from BMTmicro's server or from Dan Ritchie's dropbox delivery system.

If you use the Steam edition, give us a few weeks to release it there too.)

What's New since last release 85? Check the Captain's Log, here:

Here are a few new features SINCE BUILD 85, bug fixes and improvements:
Interested in more details? Learn more here:

PD Howler Artist 2021 Build 110 is shipping

We have a new build and release also for PD Artist. If you already own Artist '21, you will in coming days receive a notification by email.

The new build is 110.

To see what's new, refer to the info on PD Howler. If anything relates to animation, ignore that, since PD Artist doesn't do animations (with the exception of animated custom brushes).

Read the Captain's Log to follow the new builds as they come out.
Interested in more details? Learn more here:

Promo through mid April: 30% off with code Easter21

As always, if you already own a prior version of PD Artist or PD Howler, you can upgrade to the latest for 50% off. Contact us if you need your discount code resent to you.

If you're new to Project Dogwaffle, use this discount code for 30% off through April 15;    Easter21

Order here:

The code can be used for PD Howler 2021 (v14) as well as for PD Artist 2021 (v14)

We're back on Steam with Howler '21 !

And also here:

If you already have an earlier version of PD Howler or PD ARtist from Steam, look for the discounted upgrades offered there.

If you prefer to upgrade to a non-Steam base, Howler or Artist 2021 or 2020, we do have discount coupons for that too. For inquiries, please contact Philip (Note: We generally offer sidegrades and upgrades at 50% off regardless of how old your current version is.)




Looking for Steam Reviewers & Curators

Howler 2021 on SteamAre you a VIP on Steam? Are you a Curator? Do you run a blog or do you publish your thoughts and reviews?

If you are a reviewer or curator, or think you can otherwise help promote and grow visibility, please contact Philip for a Steam key if you're interested in writing a review or have other proposals/ideas.

Tutorials and Sample Videos

With had numerous(!) new videos posted to our youtube channel. 

The Daily Dose


Here's a tutorial on saving to mp4 (export media)

Some of the new video tutorials:

How to Touchup a Photo to Remove dark (or bright) edges & border artefacts

Stamp tool with 4-point perspective

Bilateral blur filter

The CLAHE filter - Contrast Limited Adaptive Histogram Equalization

HighPass filter

Just One More - and an Open Beta at 3D-Coat!!!!!

First, just one more from us with Howler:

Howler 2021 animation: The Dark Age of Time -

And now for something very special from a great team:

If you're looking to start with 3D or are interested in exploring something very powerful and new, you might want to check out the upcoming new version of 3D Coat. They're currently in beta testing, it's an open beta - see if you can participate.

Open Beta has started!

If you're not familiar with 3D Coat yet, you may want to read about the team, their background and experiences, and their vision:

And that's a wrap for now.
Thanks again for waffling and howling!   And be safe, stay healthy.

Team Dogwaffle


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