Krita is a free and open source illustration and painting tool which performs quite nicely for those with a creative side.
Though many people use expensive software like Adobe Photoshop these days, Krita is an excellent alternative with its own niche. It can be used to create all different types of art and illustrations including those for designers, game creators or cartoons.
The layout of Krita looks familiar, featuring a number of different drawing tools to the left, similar to Photoshop.
Version 4.2.3 is a freeware program which does not have restrictions and it's free so it doesn't cost anything.
Virus and Malware Tests: The program has been tested with several antivirus applications and has tested clean of viruses, malware or trojans.