Importing Vector Drawings into Free ArahPaint 5

Importing Vector Drawings into Free ArahPaint 5


Importing Vector Drawings into ArahPaint5 Start ArahPaint5, and choose
Import vector image.. Choose a file from the
Load picture dialog Enter the size (4 times larger than the final size)
of the imported image in pixels Reduce the number of colors
(Colors>Set number of colors) You can see that there are quite a few pixels of
intermediate color on the color boundaries We will use “Smooth shrink” function, which scales
an image and removes lone pixels at the borders. Choose Image>Smooth shrink>/4 You can see, that we got
“clean” borders. The original image consists of more
repeats; but we need only one. There is a handy feature to isolate only one
repeat in the image: Tools>Find repeat When it finds it, just crop the selection
(Image>Crop to selection)… At the end, you can review the design
in the Repeat view

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