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TVPaint Animation Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to TVPaint Animation for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Krita, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to TVPaint Animation and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to TVPaint Animation are diagrams.net, OpenToonz, Synfig Studio and Pencil2D.

TVPaint Animation alternatives are mainly Animation Makers but may also be Digital Painting Tools or Vector Graphic Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of TVPaint Animation.
This page was last updated Nov 30, 2021
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  1. 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.

    Most users think Krita is a great alternative to TVPaint Animation.
  2. diagrams.net

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Chrome OS
    • Self-Hosted
    • PortableApps.com
    • Notion
    • Google Drive
    • Microsoft OneDrive
    • GitHub
    • Microsoft Teams
    • Microsoft SharePoint
    • Google Slides
    • Google Drive - Sheets
    • Google Drive - Docs

    diagrams.net (previously draw.io) is a free online diagram drawing application for workflow, BPM, org charts, UML, ER, network diagrams. No login or registration are required and features include the ability to save locally (including SVG), a range of stencils, .



  3. OpenToonz is an animation program that is a free software version of Toonz, the animation software used by Studio Ghibli, amongst others.

    Almost everyone thinks OpenToonz is a great alternative to TVPaint Animation.
  4. Synfig is a free and open-source, industrial-strength, vector-based 2D animation app designed for producing feature-film animations. It eliminates the need to create animations frame by frame. It is available for Windows, Linux, and macOS.

  5. Pencil2D

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Pencil2D is an opensource animation/drawing software for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux, based on old Pencil software. It lets you create traditional hand-drawn animation (cartoon) using both bitmap and vector graphics.



  6. Adobe Animate, previously Adobe Flash Professional, is an authoring environment (IDE) that can produce interactive solutions for running inside web browsers or for the desktop.

    Some users think Adobe Animate is a great alternative to TVPaint Animation, some don't.
  7. TupiTube

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD

    Tupi is a design and authoring tool for digital artists interested in 2D Animation, fork of the KToon project, offering an interface experience focused on 8-100 years olds.

  8. OpenToonz is based on software "Toonz" which was developed by Digital Video S.p.A. in Italy

  9. Pencil

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Pencil is an animation/drawing software for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux. It lets you create traditional hand-drawn animation (cartoon) using both bitmap and vector graphics.

    Discontinued

    Updated project here: Pencil2D

  10. Moho has everything you need to make amazing, professional animations. Used in the OSCAR nominated films, The Breadwinner and Song of the Sea, for Best Animated Feature Film.

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