Questions tagged [pencil]

Questions about the tools used for drawing lines and shading to a canvas. Digitally, a pencil is a freehand painting tool to draw pixels. Unlike like Brush, it can't have soft edges and results in hard "pixelated" edges.

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Can one customize the angle of a straight line made using Shift-Ctrl?

I would like to be able to use the pencil tool to draw lines angled exactly 2 units to the right for every 1 unit down, at angles of about 27 degrees from vertical or horizontal. The straight-line ...
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In Krita, How to Create Graphite/Pencil Smudge Effect

I'm trying to emulate the following in Krita: I take a graphite stick and rub it on a piece of paper. I then rub off the loose pieces of graphite onto a cloth. I then rub this cloth onto a piece of ...
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Using GIMP pencil doesn't update where the highlight is

I find that when using the pencil in GIMP, the pencil highlight (The part that is going to be painted) doesn't always move. The Highlight will update if I draw but it often freezes. This wouldn't be ...