Tux Paint
Open Source Drawing Software for Children

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Tux Paint is free computer art software for children.
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Thanks to:
Magento Partner - AOE

Random review:
“Schools today are definitely feeling the tightening of the budget strings, so open source software is greatly appreciated.” — Stepping Forward: Personal and Digital Learning in the 21st Century, October 2008

Download - Apple Mac OS X (older versions)

Tux Paint for older versions Mac OS X

If you are using an older version of Mac OS X, you will need to download an earlier version of Tux Paint.

Mac OS X version Platform Latest compatible
version of Tux Paint
Tux Paint
release date
Download 'Known Issues'
10.10 (Yosemite)
10.9 (Mavericks)
10.8 (Mountain Lion)
10.7 (Lion)
10.6 (Snow Leopard)
10.5 (Leopard)
Intel 0.9.22 beta2013-11 Tux Paint 0.9.22 beta 0.9.22 'Known Issues'
10.8 (Mountain Lion)
10.7 (Lion)
10.6 (Snow Leopard)
10.5 (Leopard)
10.4 (Tiger)
(Intel & PowerPC)
0.9.212009-07 Tux Paint 0.9.21,
Stamps 2009.06.28
0.9.21 'Known Issues'
10.3 (Panther) Universal
(Intel & PowerPC)
0.9.202008-06 Tux Paint 0.9.20,
Stamps 2008.06.30
0.9.20 'Known Issues'
10.2.8 (Jaguar) Universal
(Intel & PowerPC)
0.9.142005-10 Tux Paint 0.9.14,
Stamps 2005.11.25
Pre-10.2.8   N/AN/A    

Tux Paint for Mac OS X comes as two disk image (.dmg) files. One contains main program (Tux Paint) and a configuration program (Tux Paint Config.) for parents and teachers. Copy them to your hard drive's Applications folder. The other contains an application that installs the optional 'stamps' collection.

Did you know? Tux Paint is named after Tux the penguin, the mascot of the Linux operating system. "Tux" is short for tuxedo.