Tux Paint
Tux Paint: Open Source Drawing Software for Children

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Tux Paint is free computer art software for children.
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Random review:
“I don't usually talk about or recommend software or IT things, but I would make this exception for the great drawing and painting programme for children (and the young at heart!) - Tuxpaint. Since I installed it on our ageing home iMac, my son Jacob has been really enjoying it” — Mark Lawrence, September 2006


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Mac | Universal
Works on both Intel and PowerPC processors

Tux Paint for Mac OS X

Tux Paint for Mac OS X comes as two disk image (.dmg) files. One contains main program (Tux Paint) and a configuration program (Tux Paint Config.) for parents and teachers. Copy them to your hard drive's Applications folder. The other contains an application that installs the optional 'stamps' collection.

Compatibility note: The current version of Tux Paint requires Mac OS X version 10.4 or later. If you're using Mac OS X 10.3, you can download Tux Paint version 0.9.20 (from June 2008). If you're using Mac OS X 10.2.8, you can download Tux Paint version 0.9.14 (from October 2005). Download older versions from the Tux Paint file release archive at SourceForge.net.

Tux Paint & Tux Paint Config.:

Tux Paint 0.9.21 (Intel/PowerPC Universal Binary)
tuxpaint-0.9.21-macosx.dmg

Version: 0.9.21
Date: July 1, 2009
Size: 14.0MB
From: Martin Fuhrer

Note: A Universal Binary tested on Intel and PowerPC Macs running 10.4 and 10.5.Note: Mavericks (OS X 10.9) users will need to use the 0.9.22 pre-release available on the Known Issues page.

Using: The DMG disk image contains the Tux Paint and Tux Paint Config applications, and documentation. Copy them from the DMG onto your hard disk (for example, create a "Tux Paint" folder in your "Applications" folder, and copy them there).

Rubber Stamps Collection:

Tux Paint Stamps 2009.06.28
tuxpaintstamps-2009.07.29-macosx.dmg

Version: 2009.06.28
Date: July 29, 2008
Size: 42.6MB
From: Martin Fuhrer

Using: The DMG disk image contains the Tux Paint Stamps installer. Double-click it to launch the installer. It will ask if you'd like to install stamps for All Users, The Current User or place them within the Tux Paint Application itself (in which case, you'll need to tell it where Tux Paint is currently stored on your hard disk).

Note: Internet Explorer may truncate the filename! Rename it to have a ".dmg" extension after downloading, or use another browser (such as Safari or Firefox).


Did you know? Adults enjoy Tux Paint, too!