Krita 5.0.2
Hot on the heels of Krita 5.0.0, we’re releasing the first bugfix release of Krita 5! It’s 5.0.2 because if you upload a beta with the version number 5.0.0 to the Windows Store, you cannot upload 5.0.0 final, but it has to be 5.0.1… So, don’t worry, you didn’t miss 5.0.1! This release contains the […]
Krita in 2021 and 2022
A bit later than planned… Our overview of last year and a look forward to this year! We’re all still alive and working hard — sometimes a bit too hard. We kept the same core team this year, but we also had a lot of contributions from volunteers. Over a hundred people made all in […]
Interview with Simon Rollins
Could you tell us something about yourself? My full name is Simon Sterling Rollins. Most people call me Simon. I was born in July 2005 in the state of Georgia. I’m autistic. I’m still in high school, but during my free time I draw artworks to share with the world. Do you paint professionally, as […]
Krita 5.0 released!
Krita 5.0 is here! This is a huge release, with a lot of new features and improvements. Some highlights: The way Krita handles things like brushes, gradients and palettes, as well as tagging, has been completely revamped. The new system is much faster, uses much less memory and is much more dependable! Gradients have been […]
Krita 5.0.0 beta 5 released
Following the botched macOS build yesterday, we’re releasing Krita 5.0.0 beta 5. Beta 4 didn’t happen: while it was building, Dmitry Kazakov fixed an issue which we really wanted tested right away. Krita is a free and open source project. Please consider supporting the project with donations or by buying training videos! With your support, […]
Third beta for Krita 5.0
Today we’re releasing the third beta for Krita 5. There are a lot of fixes compared to beta 2. We’re aiming to release Krita 5 before Christmas, and are beginning to feel a bit confident about that. Of course, the nightly stable builds already have a number of fixes compared to this beta release… Krita […]
New course on using Krita to create a 2D film
Today we’ve got a guest post by Andria Jackson who has created a new course on using Krita to create a 2D film! Twinimation Studios first online course has launched. This course, How to create a 2D Film on a Budget, is for anyone who wants to create their own animation, but isn’t sure about […]
New Video by Ramon:
Check out Ramon’s latest video, showing off Krita 5’s awesome new brush capabilities.   Ramon has created another bundle of impasto brush presets to go with this video. To use the brushes, download the latest version of Krita: Krita Plus. Take care, this is still beta software! Download the bundle: And have as much fun […]
Second Beta for Krita 5.0
A bit later than planned — after a year and a half of isolation meeting people spreads really bad colds — we’re releasing the second beta of Krita 5.0.0! The same warnings we gave with beta 1 still hold! There are still some showstoppers, but there we’re also over 700 fixes closer to the final […]
Bumping the Store Prices for Krita 5.0
We started selling Krita in the Steam Store in 2014. In 2017, the Windows Store followed, then in 2021 the Epic Store. With the recent improvements on macOS, we intend to put Krita in the macOS store as well (though not in the ipadOS store!) and we want to put the macOS version of Krita […]

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