Celsys,Inc., the developers of popular illustration software Clip Studio Paint aims to equip 1,600 high schools and 2 million educators and students belonging to the public, private and charter high schools in California with Clip Studio Paint Debut (6-month version) free of charge.
As an industry and advisory partner for the California Department of Education's arts, media, and entertainment (AME) career technical education (CTE) programs, Clip Studio Paint is committed to supporting high school students interested in pursuing careers in California’s thriving creative workforce. AME programs align with California Career Technical Education (CTE) Model Curriculum Standards which define the knowledge, skills, and practical experience students should have to pursue their chosen profession. In 2019, the sector has grown to serve 231,000 students and is the largest CTE sector in the state of California.
Clip Studio Paint Debut (6 month version) distribution information
Applications can be made from the dedicated page on the AME homepage. Licenses will be provided through Graphixly LLC., Clip Studio Paint’s official distributor.
August 3, 2020 – October 31, 2020 （*1）
Public, private and charter high schools of California （*2）
Clip Studio Paint Debut is a painting software application with many useful features and a natural, smooth drawing feel suitable for all kinds of digital creation, whether you’re a complete beginner or a skilled professional . Creative professionals everywhere already use and love the Clip Studio Paint PRO and EX retail versions of the software, and with this partnership young aspiring creators, too, can get a head start on learning the necessary skills to achieve their creative dreams.
*1 Central Standard Time (CST).
*2 Please note that we will validate educators who fill out the sign-up form in order to receive a free license of Clip Studio Paint DEBUT.
Celsys will continue supporting creators to create artistic content with digital technology.
We provide solutions for content creation, distribution, and browsing, including support of creative activities through our illustration, manga and animation production software “Clip Studio Paint” and web service “Clip Studio”, as well as our e-book solution, “Clip Studio Reader”.
Corporate site: https://www.celsys.co.jp/en/
Clip Studio Paint site: http://www.clipstudio.net/en/
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