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painter,

animal: see pumapuma
or cougar
, New World member of the cat family, Puma concolor. Also known as mountain lion, catamount, panther, and painter, it ranges from S British Columbia to the southern tip of South America. The puma is slenderly built, with a lionlike face.
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Painter

A craftsperson skilled in the preparation and application of paint, lacquer, and varnishes to wood, plaster, and other surfaces.

painter

[′pānt·ər]
(meteorology)
A fog frequently experienced on the coast of Peru; the brownish deposit which it often leaves upon exposed surfaces is sometimes called Peruvian paint. Also known as Callao painter.

painter

Nautical a line attached to the bow of a boat for tying it up

Painter

A full-featured paint program for Macintosh and Windows from Corel. Part of Corel's illustration and design line of products, Painter is the most sophisticated paint program on the market with an array of tool palettes that is simply remarkable. It can simulate natural painting styles, such as oil, watercolor and charcoal, on almost every kind of paper texture. Painter's packaging used to be as unique as the product... a paint can! In 2000, Corel acquired Painter from MetaCreations Corporation, Carpenteria, CA (formerly Fractal Design Corporation).


An Electronic Paintbox
Painter offers the most amazing variety of painting tools on the market. You can fine tune your brushes, felt pens, ink pens and chalk and even simulate different types of paper. The number of settings is staggering, and the tools shown here offer only a glimmer of this program's amazing repertoire.








Oil or Pixels?
Believe it or not, this "oil" was created in Painter 5 on the Macintosh by Rhoda Grossman using brush strokes with Painter's Van Gogh cloner. Named "Clo-nay, France," the impasto look (thick paint) was accomplished with Painter's Apply Surface Texture command. (Image courtesy of Rhoda Grossman, www.digitalpainting.com)
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The Stoke sensation followed up by nailing double eight at the start of the fourth set before Painter edged a scrappy second.
The Power' hit back again with double top before Painter nailed double 16 with his second dart to take the first set.
But Baxter fought back to 3-2, helped by a string of missed doubles from Painter.
Painter lives on the coast with his wife Sherry and four young children: Andrew, 11, Cameron, 10, and Liam, 6, and a baby girl, Pippa, born in April.
Cash's "thoroughly racist" and "deeply sexist" book, Painter suggests, has exerted a baneful influence on historical writing about the South.
Adapted from a sexy, sublime short stow by lesbian author and theoretician Monique Wittig (who cowrote the screenplay with Zeig), The Girl concerns the passionate relationships among three women--the Painter (Agathe de la Boulaye), the Girl (Claire Keim), and Bu Save (Sandra N'Kake)--and the man who poses a threat to them all.
That list of fellows, who received $5,000 each, included such now-well-known figures as sculptor Donald Judd and painters Sam Gilliam and Edward Ruscha.
Just as when you perform music, as icon painter you do not create, you interpret on the basis of tradition and liturgy.
Ask paint store staff or a professional painter for help.
Today, most painters are found via word-of-mouth, limiting both competition and the ability to find a painter that fits the bill.
Painter-ToGo employees are experienced painters and builders who have undergone a comprehensive training program to meet the company's strict "Measures of Excellence.