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issue #28 - Last Day of 2011

Happy New Year!
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Please enjoy this lovely
relaxing music
by eMaya's Jose Luis Suazo

while reading this
issue of our newsletter:


by Jose Luis Suazo

Find a lot more relaxing and mediation music here
Perfect for waffling and experimenting with art tools

Hello artists, wafflers and howlers, sketchers and painters, animators  and dream makers.... here's another sporadic quick blast with news from and about Project Dogwaffle and all things related to pretty, colorful pixels - beyond digital painting!

Most importantly: It is the last day of the year, and we want to wish you a very good, prosperous, healthy and artsy New Year.

We also want to help make it easier for PD Pro 6 or PD Pro 7 part of your tools in 2012. If you have an earlier version, you'll be happy to note the slight price reduction that has come into effect, for upgrades from v5 and earlier editions. See this page here for the current pricing of discounts, and contact us for your discount coupon if you have an older version of Dogwaffle and/or you wish to upgrade to the latest.

PD Pro 7 Howler full price is $159

Upgrade from ....
% discount
Your cost
from PD Pro 6 Howler (aka PD Howler 1) 70% off ~$49
from PD Pro 6 Artist  (aka PD Artist 2)
57% off ~$68
from PD Pro 5 50% off
from PD Pro 4 38% ~$99
from PD Pro 3 33% ~107
from PD Pro 2, Artist 1, Particles 29% ~$113

Once you have your discount coupon, you'll be able to order and install from the full installer, so your older version doesn't have to be on the same computer anymore.

This newsletter is very brief: just a few items:

Happy Waffling, and a very Happy New Year!


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Symmetrical Painting
with PD Howler:

the english gentleman:
the english gentleman

See the
on video at

the Daily Dose!

Can't afford
PD Pro 3.5(!) at $29?
Buy something else you really need, like an antivirus program, or sending flowers to mom, or even get a subscription...

Dogwaffler of the Moment: leaftracker
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Leaftracker is a relatively new user of Dogwaffle, but not a young artist. She's been painting and focusing on water colors for years. Now she's found a great way to continue her visions in the digital world, initially using PD Artist.


Read more about Leaftracker and other artists at


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Refresh: What's new and in PD Pro 7 Howler?
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Look here for the up-to-date list:   (what's new in 7

Even though Version 7 has been released, this page continues to be a work in progress, with an expanding list of new features that have been added, changes that were made, enhancements promised and delivered, refined, and for which we finally found the right words, having been left speechless at first. Plus, we're already in beta for the next update. Stay tuned for more great stuff to come.

Poser Pro
Power Suite

More deals at Purplus

New Tutorials
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Learn more tips and tricks from our video channel on Youtube:

Here's a recent example, a little bit off topic, but still related:

Nic Boone shows how he drew the new phonemes that came with the Exposure Sheet of PD Pro 7 Howler:

The Last Phoneme:

First steps with Gradient Fills:

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CG Arena
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CG Arena free

Looking for more graphics and 3D inspiration? This is a great publication with a wide variety of graphics topics. Be sure to look for it at

and please consider subscribing, participating in forums and providing them with feedback. There's a great e-Zine in the freebies section, and much more to explore and learn. Plus, if you see our add banner there, please click it, to learn about our newest releases too or just to say hi ;-)

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cg arena free e-zine

the Short Of The Week (SOTW)
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Short of the Week

Keep looking for awe-inspiring and jaw-dropping animations and videos here:

Some of it isn't even CG or made up - it's simply real, life in all her amazing beauty.


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Can't afford
PD Pro 3.5 at $29?
Buy something else you really need, like an antivirus program, or sending flowers to mom, or even get a subscription...

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the Multi-threaded
PD Howler:

PD Pro, howling fast

PD Howler screenshot

nifty texturesz

know your doat
painting the

PD Pro 4 is included with a few other tools in a cool bundle made for creative artists: in the Cool Creative Bundle

This is a bundle available at

You can learn more about it and read testimonials from other users also at

What's currently included within the bundle?

Royalty-free content: (Music)

  • The Works of DJ d'Artagnan (royalty-free music for your multimedia and game projects). Many of the tutorial videos that are in the youtube channel use this music.

Eight (8!) Applications, Plugins & Filters:

  • PD Pro 4 (Project Dogwaffle Professional)
  • Pixarra Twistedbrush Pro Studio (2D Paint)
  • Curvy 3D (a 3D modeler) 
  • Genetica 3 Basic (Texture Creation tool)
  • Archipelis Designer 2 (3D modeler)
  • Texture Anarchy (as a PS plugin)
  • AnyFX for PD (professional video effects by Pixelan)
  • DAP - Digital Auto Painter - marvellous!

If you've watched the many tutorial videos at, you've heard a bunch of music titles from DJ d'Artagnan that are included in this bundle, for royalty-free use in your projects, games, multimedia, etc....

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Learn more here:

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goddess of sadness, by nBT
Goddess of Sadness
nBT - Dogwaffler of the Moment

painting the Dorpus
Please feel free to unsubscribe here:

< What?!?! you're leaving me? nooooooooohhhhhh!>...
   now that really breaks my heart.
   Give me a last and final, (snif), hug, please? goodbye my friend,
   adieu mon ami, from the Goddess of Sadness -

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really? swim away from us?

are you being funny or what?...
listen to yourself...
you wouldn't survive
a single day!

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