A TuxPaint Magic Tool to make a scratched effect on the canvas
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About Tux Paint

Tux Paint is a free, award-winning drawing program for children ages 3 to 12 (for example, preschool and K-6). It combines an easy-to-use interface, fun sound effects, and an encouraging cartoon mascot who guides children as they use the program.

Kids are presented with a blank canvas and a variety of drawing tools to help them be creative. (See the full list of features from http://tuxpaint.org/features/)

About Scratch Magic Tool

This is a Magic Tool for Tux Paint that provides an effect to the image on canvas as if it were scratched.


On Ubuntu you might need to install the following development libs to compile the plugin

sudo apt-get install libsdl1.2-dev libsdl-image1.2-dev libsdl-mixer1.2-dev libsdl-pango-dev libsdl-sound1.2-dev libsdl-ttf2.0-dev libfribidi-dev librsvg2-dev libpaper-dev

Download and compile (run make) Tux Paint source code from http://www.tuxpaint.org/download/source/. Do sudo make install to install TuxPaint on your system.

Compiling and Installing the Magic Tool

To compile run,


To install

sudo make install