MyPaint is free and open-source powerful graphics application for digital painters. It lets you focus on the art instead of the program.It comes with a large brush collection including charcoal, pencils, ink, or paint to emulate real media. It comes with minimalist user interface, layer and unlimited canvas support, pressure sensitive graphics tablets support and more.
How to install MyPaint on Ubuntu
You can install MyPaint via protable AppImage and flatpak from flathub. First install flatpak and flathub on your system and restart it after the installation . Follow below link for the installation instructions.
Now open the terminal app using the ctrl+alt+t keys and run below MyPaint flatpak install command.
flatpak install flathub org.mypaint.MyPaint
It will install the latest MyPaint paint application on your system. You can open it using below command.
flatpak run org.mypaint.MyPaint
And uninstall it using below command.
flatpak uninstall org.mypaint.MyPaint
sudo flatpak uninstall org.mypaint.MyPaint
Install MyPaint via AppImage
Download MyPaint app in .AppImage file format from the above MyPaint download link and save it on your Downloads folder. Now in the terminal run below commands one by one.
Note: Here “MyPaint-v2.0.1-alt.AppImage” is the downloaded file name. You can change below command based on your file name and path.
sudo chmod +x ~ MyPaint-v2.0.1-alt.AppImage