Alternatives to Zen Brush for all platforms with any license

  • MyPaint icon

    MyPaint

    MyPaint is a fast, distraction-free, and easy painting tool for digital artists. It supports graphics tablets made by Wacom, and many...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Krita icon

    Krita

    Krita is a complete creative sketching and painting application with advanced, commercial quality features. It's free, open-source...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Pinta icon

    Pinta

    Pinta is a free, open source drawing/editing program modeled after Paint.NET . Its goal is to provide users with a simple yet...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • Microsoft Paint icon

    Microsoft Paint

    Paint (formerly Paintbrush) is a simple, ultra-basic graphics painting program that is included with almost all versions of Microsoft...

    Free Windows

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    Seashore Discontinued

    Seashore is an open source image editor for Mac OS Xs Cocoa framework. It features gradients, textures and anti-aliasing for both text...

    Open Source Mac

  • Autodesk SketchBook icon

    Autodesk SketchBook

    Autodesk Sketchbook drawing software features an artist-friendly, gesture-based user interface that is so fast and intuitive even new...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet ... iPad Kindle Fire

  • Artrage icon

    Artrage

    A simple but lovely natural media painting and sketching program. Art oriented, but capable of loading/saving photoshop files. A very...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • PaintTool SAI icon

    PaintTool SAI

    PaintTool SAI is high quality and lightweight painting software, fully digitizer support, amazing anti-aliased paintings, provide easy...

    Commercial Windows

  • Corel Painter icon

    Corel Painter

    Corel Painter is a raster-based digital art application created to simulate as accurately as possible the appearance and behavior of...

    Commercial Mac Windows Android Android Tablet

  • DrawPile icon

    DrawPile

    DrawPile is a collaborative drawing program, similar to OpenCanvas.

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Livebrush icon

    Livebrush

    Livebrush is a drawing application. It employs an easy-to-use brush tool that reacts to your gestures through the use of velocity and...

    Free Mac Windows Adobe AIR

  • FotoSketcher icon

    FotoSketcher

    Turn your photos into beautiful paintings, sketches or drawings in seconds. FotoSketcher is a 100% free program which can help you...

    Free Windows

  • QAquarelle icon

    QAquarelle

    Qaquarelle is a very young opensource Qt4-based painting application that is supposed to provide a native way of painting with...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Gimp Paint Studio icon

    Gimp Paint Studio

    GPS (aka Gimp Paint Studio) is a collection of brushes and accompanying tool presets. Tool presets are a simply saved tool options...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Gimp Painter icon

    Gimp Painter

    GIMP with modified and enhanced workspace focused on painting.

    Open Source Mac Windows

  • Verve Painter icon

    Verve Painter

    Verve (Dictionary: Energy and enthusiasm in the expression of ideas, especially in artistic performance or composition...) is the...

    Free Windows

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    openCanvas

    openCanvas, popularly abbreviated as oC, is a popular Japanese image editing program. openCanvas is a paint software package that...

    Commercial Windows

  • Gpaint icon

    Gpaint

    gpaint (aka GNU Paint), a small-scale painting program for GNOME, the GNU Desktop Environment. gpaint does not attempt to compete with...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • TwistedBrush Studio icon

    TwistedBrush Studio

    TwistedBrush is a digital paint software and photo editor that supplies a wide variety of natural art tools. Two versions are...

    Freemium Windows

  • Flame Painter icon

    Flame Painter

    Flame Painter is a unique paint program that lets you create original artworks with flame brushes. Flame Painter was created within...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • MangaLabo icon

    MangaLabo

    MangaLabo is an easy-convenient comic illustration tool. You can handle the overall steps, Draft -> Panel Layout -> Ink...

    Commercial Windows

  • PaintStar icon

    PaintStar

    PaintStar is a versatile digital image processing software suitable for such tasks as retouching of photographs, composing and...

    Free Windows

  • Gnome Paint

    gnome-paint is a simple, easy to use paint program for GNOME. It is inspired by MS-Paint.

    Open Source Linux

  • Tayasui Sketches icon

    Tayasui Sketches

    Sketches is a perfect mix of beauty, simplicity and power, a truly unique combination you won't find anywhere else. Sketches is...

    Freemium iPhone iPad

  • Paint XP for Windows 7 icon

    Paint XP for Windows 7

    Standalone old MS Paint program that allows you to get your old XP Paint interface in Windows 7. One of the major user interface...

    Free Windows

  • Pixia icon

    Pixia

    Pixia is a freeware bitmap graphics editor program for Windows, created by Isao Maruoka. It was originally designed for the...

    Free Windows

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    scri.ch

    scri.ch is a hackable, open source and minimal drawing tool. Learn more about tips and hacks on http://about.scri.ch/

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • MyBrushes icon

    MyBrushes

    MyBrushes Paint for Mac app allows you to paint on infinite canvas and PLAYBACK whole drawing. MyBrushes is a good alternative to...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

  • Paintastic icon

    Paintastic

    Paintastic allows you to make beautiful drawings, paintings, designs and greeting cards. With just a few strokes on your Android...

    Freemium Android

  • Paint3D icon

    Paint3D

    Paint3D is an innovative, easy to learn and use 3D bitmap editor that allows you to paint, draw, sculpt and create in 3D using an...

    Freemium Windows

  • HeliosPaint icon

    HeliosPaint

    HeliosPaint is a freeware paint program for creating and editing images. It runs on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Unix and is...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • PhotoStyler icon

    PhotoStyler

    PhotoStyler is the easiest way to style your digital photos with your Mac. This simple, fast and accurate native solution combines the...

    Commercial Mac

  • Deleter CGillust icon

    Deleter CGillust

    Deleter CGillust (CG Illustration) is an early clone of OpenCanvas with a trial version that is not time limited. It has...

    Commercial Windows

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    Sketchable

    Seamlessly fusing the freedom and romance of your physical notebook with the power and flexibility of the digital world, Sketchable...

    Freemium Windows