Designer 2012 Updates

Updates for SketchBook Designer 2012 (Service Pack 2) are now available for Mac and Windows. This update is free for all Designer 2012 customers.

Service Pack 2 includes

  •  Increased stability and improved quality in the following areas: Guide Curve transform, vector selection, copying curve data across layers, and File Open and Save operations
  •  Improved hardware support allowing greater selection of systems to run SketchBook Designer
  • Apple Mac OS X Lion compatibility (Mac only)
  • Increased stability with SketchBook Designer for AutoCAD Add-in (Microsoft Windows only)

Patches for Windows
►Click to Download 32 Bit Version
►Click to Download 64 Bit Version

Patch for AutoCAD 2012 Add-in
►Click to Download

Download Mac (Retail licensing)
►Click to Download*

Download Mac (Enterprise licensing)
►Click to Download*

*A full installation is required



Lenovo Event

Updated on Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 5:50AM by Registered Commenteradsk.chris

Yesterday, Lenovo hosted a media event at W New York, Union Square

They announced the launch of the ThinkPad Tablet, a customized Android Honeycomb device geared towards business professionals and enterprise.  Autodesk was among the invited partners who presented at the event.  With a pressure senstive stylus and palm rejection, the ThinkPad Tablet can become a creative tool with SketchBook Pro for Android, one of the first apps to take full advantage of this feature.

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Stylectrical Reception

Stylectrical. On Electro-Design That Makes History

Last night, the Stylectrical exhibit opened to the public. Opening remarks were made by the director of the museum, Prof. Dr. Sabine Schulze, to a packed theater. Attendees included a member of Parliament, noted academics and directors of German cultural institutions in addition to members of the media.  

The hallway leading into the Stylectical exhibit features photographs by Michael Tompert.
Above: 'Targeting', 2009 iPhone 3G, Mode of Destruction: 9mm Heckler & Koch Handgun. Digital Pigment Print, 38"x48", Face mounted on 1/4" Acrylic Glass.

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21 Days to Contribute


There are only 21 days remaining until final submissions for this Japan Disaster Relief project.

Share your artistic vision of HOPE to contribute to this important cause.



Motion FX


It’s here – the latest app in the FX Family, Motion FX, is now available on the Mac App Store!

With five modes – Motion Detect, Color Detect, Face Detect, Effect Paint, and Video Warp – Motion FX gives users options to apply smoke, fire and a variety of other fluid effects to the real-time movements captured by the built-in or accessory video camera on their Mac.

There are DJs out there who love to use another FX app – Fluid FX – as part of their show.  Motion FX supports multiple displays so that users can control the effects on one screen and display the output on a secondary screen – perfect for video artists performing before an audience.

Read More about MFX on TUAW!