Tux Paint

Anopen-source drawing program for elementary-aged children used in schools to develop computer literacy through drawing.


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Often there are other applications that work well with your software or do similar things and might be better suited to your task. Check out these related applications:

ArtRage - Emulates traditional painting with a wide variety of tools and functions.

GIMP - Open-source program comparable in function to Photoshop. 

DoodlePaint - Digital art software designed for children.

Kid Pix Deluxe - Digital art software designed for children that includes creative animation features and the ability for kids to design flipbook stories.