Tux Paint is a free award winning drawing program for children ages 3 to 12 (for example, in kindergarten and primary school). Tux Paint is used in schools around the world to enhance computer literacy through drawing. It features a easy to learn interface and fun sound effects. Cartoon character (penguin Tux) will help children in the development of the program.Appearance editor made a colorful and very clear, and all actions are confirmed by sound. All items are made in the form of large icons, allowing you to manage program, even a child who cannot read. To quickly master the program to the child, the program has animated assistant – penguin Tux. He will quickly be able to tell, why the need for the selected tool.
While drawing, you can use brushes, different lines and shapes. The program has inbuilt filters that help to brighten or darken the image. Tux Paint has a large collection of symbols-templates to use while drawing. Templates are very simply inserted through the Stampes. During use of the tool Stamps in the right pane, on the tools icons display thumbnails of images templates. For each such stamp, you can select the individual sound.
- Simple Interface
- Fun sound effects are played when tools are selected and used.
- A cartoon version of Tux, the Linux penguin, appears at the bottom to give tips, hints and information.
- Drawing Tools
- Paint brush
- Rubber stamp
- Line tool
- Shape tool
- Text and Label tools
- ‘Magic’ (special effects) tool
- Parental and Teacher Controls
Installation latest version into Linux Mint:
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