MyPaint 0.8.0 released

MyPaint 0.8.0 released

MyPaint team has just released a new version of this excellent painting app streamlined for tablet users.


  • free brushes grouping and several large sets of brushes created by several active painters using the application;
  • you can now draw straight lines with Shift pressed;
  • you can now select a brush by pressing W and pointing cursor to a stroke created by that brush;
  • a (yet) simplistic Layers dialog;
  • improved color picker, immediate display of pickable color under cursor;
  • floating dialogs always on top;
  • faster rendering of zoomed-out images;
  • localizable user interface, localization for Czech, German, Spanish, French, Hungarian, Indonesian, Japanese,Norwegian Bokm?l, Russian,   Slovenian, Swedish, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese;
  • new color selectors, including harmonic schemes based one;
  • large patterns for background;
  • all layers can be save as enumerated PNG images;
  • you can now drag and drop images to MyPaint;
  • a whole lot of smalle improvenents changes and bugfixes.

Presumably many thanks go to David Revoy who triggered a lot of the changes we see in this version :)

Grab it while it's hot :)

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