Art of Weird 2.12.1

Art of Weird 2.12.1

An art app with everything from standard painting tools to the truly weird and bizarre, such as Worm Pen, Candy Brush, 3D-Shaded Brush, Ball Brush, and Pods.
You will explore a different side of your artistic creativity, and have fun doing it!

  • We have put years of research and hard work into making our own painting engine from scratch, and we continuously work to improve it.
  • The engine uses 128-bit color and it always utilizes floating-point arithmetic for increased accuracy and a high dynamic color range.

  • Pinch (trackpad) or use keyboard shortcuts to zoom in/out.
  • To pan, drag with two fingers (trackpad) or use arrow keys.
  • Double tap with two fingers (trackpad) or press Space to reset the zoom/pan.
  • In addition, you can press the Tab key to hide the toolbar or Shift-Tab to move it to the other side.

  • You can opt to have different functionality for normal painting and 2nd/Ctrl-Click painting.
  • Go to 'Settings' -> '2nd/Ctrl-Click', and choose from the list of modes.
  • The most advanced mode lets the 2nd/Ctrl-Click have a separate tool/size/color/etc when you select with a 2nd/Ctrl-Click instead of a normal click.
  • The simpler modes permanently assign a tool such as Eraser to the 2nd/Ctrl-Click, which can be really useful!

  • The app supports layers.
  • To open the Layer Control, use the button that has what looks like a stack of papers and a small symbol (e.g. a mountain) on it.
  • In the Layer Control, use the + button to add layers and the - button to delete.
  • You can temporarily toggle a layer on/off using the checkbox to the left.
  • To rename a layer, click on its name.
  • Click on the thumbnail to bring up a menu of layer options that includes an opacity slider.
  • To move a layer within the stack, drag it up/down.
  • You can also change the color of the paper, beneath the layer(s).

  • Click once on a color to select it. Click a second time to bring up a menu where you can change or adjust the color in a number of ways (this menu also features an Eyedropper tool if you upgrade to Pro).
  • Adjacent to the colors you will find buttons to switch between the different color sets.
  • Press a second time if you want to replace the color set with one of the default ones.

  • In addition to creating normal paintings, you can also use this app to make repeating patterns.
  • Switching on the Pattern Edit Mode (horizontally and/or vertically) will display your painting as tiles next to each other.
  • You're free to paint anywhere on these tiles, so you can easily create seamless patterns for use as website/desktop backgrounds, in print, or for textures in 3d modelling.
  • Toggle this feature on/off in the Picture menu.

What's New:

Version 2.12.1
  • [BUG FIX] Some common actions, such as adding a new layer, or changing the background color, could cause the app to crash.


  • Title: Art of Weird 2.12.1
  • Developer: Norbyte
  • Compatibility: OS X 10.11 or later, 64-bit processor
  • Language: English
  • Includes: K'ed by TNT
  • Size: 5.92 MB
  • View in Mac App Store



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