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Autodesk SketchBook® Pro 6 is a fun and intuitive paint and drawing application, transforming your Mac into an artistic toolkit. With familiar tools designed for professional artists, illustrators and designers, SketchBook Pro's easy-to-use interface will help unlock the creativity in everyone.

This is a completely new version of SketchBook Pro and is not available as a free update for existing version 5 customers. You will be able to continue to use and to access downloads of SketchBook Pro 5.x from your Purchased apps on the Mac App Store.

SketchBook Pro is specially designed to take advantage of pen tablets such as Wacom® Bamboo™, Intuos®, and Cintiq® products to deliver a natural drawing experience.

SketchBook Pro 6:

  • New streamlined interface
  • Completely customizable Brush Palette
  • New Color Puck for quick color adjustments
  • New Brush Library
  • Including over 100 presets you can customize
  • New brush types
  • Smudge Brushes
  • Synthetic Paint Brushes
  • New brush parameters, including randomizing color
  • New Steady-stroke draw style
  • Layers
  • Build up and manage multiple layers
  • Import Images, insert text, adjust opacity or preserve transparency
  • New more efficient Layer Editor design
  • Improved performance for Blend Modes
  • Guides
  • Snap strokes to Straight Edge & Ellipse
  • New French Curve Guides
  • Symmetry
  • Dynamic horizontal and vertical mirroring
  • Image Editing
  • Adjust brightness, contrast, hue, saturation, color balance, grayscale, invert
  • Quick cropping tool
  • Layered TIFF & PSD Support
  • Import and Export standard image formats, including layered PSD files
  • Retina Display

    Unique to the Mac App Store version

  • Save files locally or directly to iCloud
  • iCloud lets you access your canvases from SketchBook Pro for iPad & SketchBook Mobile for iPhone

  • The Mac App Store version of 6 does not support the Next/Previous Page feature for auto-browsing through sequentially saved files, including the use of Page Up & Page Down hotkeys.

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  • What's New
  • Fixes & minor improvement

  • SketchBook Pro 6 (com.autodesk.sketchbookpro6mac) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of

    Operating System: Mac

    Default Install Path: /Applications/

    Minimum OS version: 10.6.6

    Bundle Information: Autodesk(R) SketchBook(R) Pro (6.0), Copyright (c) 1993-2011 Autodesk Inc. All rights reserved.