This is similar to other plugins out there (since there are about 8 million of them on this site) Curtis' Dots, for one... but that one doesn't use path gradients. Anyway it's my first plugin using GDI+ (thanks to Red ochre for pointing me in that direction) and done entirely in CodeLab, my favorite 'plugin'.   ...and not much to do with dot-matrix printers, if anyone remembers them...   (Found under Stylize)   User Interface: