My PaintBrush Alternatives

    My PaintBrush is described as 'Pro is the upgrade version of My PaintBrush . It is a professional paint-and-drawing application with multi-layers. Use the inspiring tools and more than 100 types brushes to create and save smooth images to your Mac!' and is an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to My PaintBrush for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, Windows S and Android. The best alternative is MyPaint, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like My PaintBrush are SketchBook (Freemium), Corel Painter (Paid), Leonardo (Paid) and FotoSketcher (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 27, 2021

    1. MyPaint is a fast painting program with an emphasis on full-screen use. It lets you focus on the art instead of the program. You work on your canvas with minimum distractions, bringing up the interface only when you need it.
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    2. Sketchbook drawing software features an artist-friendly, gesture-based user interface that is so fast and intuitive even new users can be productive within minutes.
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    3. Corel Painter is a raster-based digital art application created to simulate as accurately as possible the appearance and behavior of traditional media associated with drawing, painting, and printmaking.
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    4. We believe artists deserve the best possible tools and we are determined to give it to them. The goal with Leonardo is to make the best painting application ever.
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    5. Turn your photos into beautiful paintings, sketches or drawings in seconds.
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    6. Verve (Dictionary: Energy and enthusiasm in the expression of ideas, especially in artistic performance or composition...) is the result of a curious idea I had to try using the graphics hardware to run a fluid dynamics simulation.
    7. JugiPaint is a painting software with diverse sets of tools for various types of illustration work. It provides many standard digital painting features like layers, brushes, selections, transformations, etc., as well as some less often like guide layers and panels.
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    8. Artecture enables you to sketch, draw and paint like never before. If you love to draw, regardless you are an amateur or a pro, this drawing app provides all the tools and brushes that you’d love.
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    9. Flame Painter is a unique paint program that lets you create original artworks with flame brushes.
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    10. Photopainter is both a natural-media painting software and an image processing system at the same time. You can not only use it to retouch your photo, but also turn your photos into natural style painting and create new works of art.

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      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.5.2.5, released in December 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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