Tux Paint

Tux Paint 0.9

Drawing utility for children

Draw with dots, circles, square, stars, cats, etc. Use the magic want to add effects like mirror, lightning, negative and more. The tool is specifically designed for children between 3 and 12.

If you are looking for a drawing tool created specially for kids, then let me tell you that Tux Paint is an excellent option. I'm sure that with this amazing drawing tool, your kids will get a lot fun creating their own drawings, but it's not the only thing your kids will get. With Tux Paint, your kids will be introduced to some basic design concepts, like applying blur or smudge effects to their drawings.

Some key features of Tux Paint are:
- There are many drawing tools for your kids. Big and small dots, circles, squares, stars, triangles, cats, hexagons, etc., and many other pointers are available for your children to draw freely.
- A magic wand with many effects can be easily applied to the drawings. For instance, emboss, blur, mirror, negative, lighten, calligraphy, and many other effects that will let your kids to free their imagination.
- Easy and entertaining Interface. While your child is drawing with the mouse, funny sounds will be played when drawing tools are being used.

Definitely, Tux Paint will become in one of your kids favorite drawing tools. I highly recommend it.

If you were experiencing any problems with the former version of Tux Paint, like the Paint tool didn't do anything, or the first launch was very slow - then you can be sure those problems have been fixed in the newest version 0.9.2.

Daniel Mantilla
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Review summary


  • Very easy and intuitive interface
  • Many drawing and image effects


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