Krita is an open source desktop painting application designed for illustrators, concept artists, illustrators, comic book creators, matte painters and texture artists, and the VFX industry. Krita is used daily by professional artists all over the world, as well as enthusiastic amateurs. Krita comes with translations in many language. Krita offers many common and innovative features to make painting more fun and more productive. There are great brush engines for sketching and painting, stabilizers for freehand inking, assistants for constructing a complex scene, a distraction-free canvas-only mode for painting without bother, clone layers, filter and transform masks for non-destructive editing. You can exchange files with other applications in many different formats. Krita is being developed by an international community of open source enthusiasts who want to make a great digital painting application available as widely as possible. If you buy Krita in the Windows store, you will support the development of Krita directly: currently, two volunteers from the Krita community are sponsored to work full-time on Krita. You will also have the convenience of easy installation on all your Windows devices and automatic updates when a new version is released. By buying Krita in the Windows Store you support the development of Krita. You will also receive automatic updates whenever a new version of Krita is released. For more information, see https://www.krita.org.
What’s new in this version
Krita 4.2 is a new feature release! If you have a HDR capable display, you can now create images and animations in HDR, there's gamut masking, lots of performance improvments, improved support for drawing tablets and much, much more! Krita 4.2.4 is a bug fix release. You can now configure the zoom/rotate canvas gesture to zoom and rotate or zoom only. There are bug fixes for working with text objects, saving files under some circumstances and more. For more information, check the release notes: https://krita.org/en/krita-4.2-release-notes/
- Many innovative and fun brush engines
- A Pop-up Palette that allows for quick access to favorite brushes and a color selector
- Wrap-around mode for making seamless textures
- Resource Manager to handle your collections of brushes, patterns and more
- Drawing Assistants to help with perspective and image construction
- PSD Support: load and save photoshop files, re-use some photoshop brushes
- Transform tools to make your image just right
- Color management and many color advanced color selectors
- Training available: go to https://www.krita.org shop for training videos and books.
CopyrightThe Krita developers, 1998 - present. Krita is developed by volunteers from the KDE community (https://www.kde.org). KRITA is a trademark of the Krita Foundation.
Developed byThe Krita Team
Approximate size432.24 MB
Age ratingFor ages 3 and up
This app canAccess all your files, peripheral devices, apps, programs and registry
Access your Internet connection
InstallationGet this app while signed in to your Microsoft account and install on up to ten Windows 10 devices.
Language supportedEnglish (United States)
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Krita licence terms
Krita is developed under the GNU Public License, Version 3 or later. The GNU Public License gives you several rights with regards to the Krita source code. You can change, alter and improve Krita. If you distribute your improved version of Krita, you also need to distribute your improved source code under the GNU Public License. All the work you do with Krita is your own property: Krita's license does not apply to anything you create with Krita. The whole GNU Public License is too long to quote here. Please consult the license here: https://invent.kde.org/kde/krita/blob/master/COPYING