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    Paintstorm is described as 'Studio is created for professional digital painting. And a major role in this program play the brushes. We did our best so that you can easily and quickly adjust the brushes suitable for your painting style' and is a Digital Painting Tool in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Paintstorm for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPad, Linux and Android. The best alternative is GIMP, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Paintstorm are Krita (Free, Open Source), Adobe Photoshop (Paid), MyPaint (Free, Open Source) and Clip Studio Paint (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 17, 2022
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    1. GIMP is a free program for such photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. Essentially it's the closest thing to Photoshop you can get for free.
    2. Krita is a professional Free and open source (FOSS) painting program. It is made by artists that want to see affordable art tools for everyone withith concept art, texture and matte painters, illustrations and comics.


    3. Adobe Photoshop is a raster graphics editor developed and published by Adobe Inc. for Windows and macOS. It was originally created in 1988 by Thomas and John Knoll.
    4. 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.
    5. Clip Studio Paint, previously Manga Studio or ComicStudio in Japan, is a family of software applications for Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows used for the digital creation of comics and manga.


    6. PaintTool SAI is high quality and lightweight painting software, fully digitizer support, amazing anti-aliased paintings, provide easy and stable operation, this software make digital art more enjoyable and comfortable.
    7. Glimpse is an open source image editor based on the GNU Image Manipulation Program. The goal is to experiment with new ideas and expand the use of free software.

      Discontinued

      The Glimpse editor has been discontinued

      Source: https://glimpse-editor.org/posts/a-project-on-hiatus/

    8. FireAlpaca is the image editor that can be used readily and easily. We made it possible to provide the completely free download, in order for our products to be experienced by more users from all over the world. It is available for both Mac and Windows users!
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      FireAlpaca is an EXTREMELY stable program. Maybe not as sophisticated as Painstorm Studio but it's still a pretty good program. Also it has more "rulers" so yeah.
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    9. 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.
    10. Sketches is a perfect mix of beauty, simplicity and power, a truly unique combination you won't find anywhere else.
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