VB Paint: Emulates MS Paint with Additional Features

Theo Zacharias

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6

More information:
VB Paint is a simple drawing program similar to Microsoft Paint plus several image filters.

VB Paint Features:

  • Drawing tools: curve, polygon, filter brush, brush (10 different shapes), air brush, text, fill, rectangle, square, rounded rectangle, rounded square, ellipse, circle, pencil, eraser and pick
  • Drawing properties: foreground color, fill color, fill style, draw width, border style and font
  • Selection tool: move, cut, copy, paste, delete, crop, effects, filters
  • Effects: resize, flip horizontal/vertical, rotate, clear
  • Filters: black and white, blur, brightness, crease, darkness, diffuse, emboss, gray black and white, grayscale, invert colors, replace colors, sharpen, snow and wave
  • Undo/redo (limited by memory, currently I set it to 10x undo/redo)
  • Others: scroll bars, zoom, resizable paint area, hand, status bar, open, save, and print

Instructions: Click the link below to download the code. Select 'Save' from the IE popup dialog. Once downloaded, open the .zip file from your local drive using WinZip or a comparable program to view the contents.

Download vb_paint.zip