International online community connects users of the CoralDRAW family of products.

Corel Corporation has announced the launched of a new online community for users of the CorelDRAW family of products, including CorelDRAW Graphics Suite, Corel DESIGNER Technical Suite and Corel DRAWings. This new community site is the first in a series that Corel will be launching to support its various user communities.

Built by Corel to foster the exchange of independent user-generated content, the site gives CorelDRAW community members around the world a single place where they can share information, learn from other users, and discover each other?s businesses and services. Designed to fuel inspiration, CorelDRAW.com combines forums, blogs and galleries for design professionals and graphic hobbyists alike. Forums are available in English,

French, German and Spanish, serving an international audience.

?Since its launch, the site has been very active with hundreds of online participants?, said Gerard Metrailler, Senior Product Manager of graphics for Corel. ?This open forum is seen as supporting and fuelling the online community, with a site specific to their amazing work with Corel products.?

For more information visit www.CorelDRAW.com

Corel has also announced an update to its industry-standard painting and illustration software, Corel Painter X to version 10.1. Available for Mac and Windows, the update can be downloaded from www.corel.com.