PyDPainter is a free and open source pixel art paint software for Linux and Windows. PyDPainter, affectionately known as “Pied Painter,” represents an ambitious endeavor to develop a functional pixel art program using Python in conjunction with PyGame. Drawing inspiration from the iconic Deluxe Paint software found on the Commodore Amiga, PyDPainter seeks to offer users a compelling pixel art creation experience.
It comes with auto transparent, force 1:1 pixels and basic Stencil, Background and Perspective effects. It also comes with Matte, Color, Repl, Smear, Intro to Cycle Ranges, Shade, Blend, Cycle Smooth, Tint and Hbrite brush modes and many more features.
Install PyDPainter on Ubuntu Linux
To install PyDPainter on Ubuntu, open the terminal application (ctrl+alt+t) and run below PyDPainter flatpak install command.
flatpak install flathub org.pydpainter.PyDPainter
And open PyDPainter using below command.
flatpak run org.pydpainter.PyDPainter
Note: If you don’t already have them installed, please install Flatpak and Flathub on your system using the commands provided below. After the installation, please restart your system.
sudo apt install flatpak
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
And you can also uninstall it using below commands.
flatpak uninstall org.pydpainter.PyDPainter
sudo flatpak uninstall org.pydpainter.PyDPainter