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I am trying to convert a scanned image into a drawing that I can color later on.

Is there any way to trace it? The curve line tool has only four points and i can not make it curve all the way as I need it.

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Try the Ink Sketch effect.


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Open your image. If your picture has a lot of black, it might help if you lover the opacity some. Make a new layer on top of your original picture. Antialiasing on and blend mode normal. Make sure you know how to make a Bézier curve. http://www.getpaint.net/doc/latest/en/LineCurve.html They are more helpful then you think. Draw your drawing the hard way, line after line, bit by bit, in the new layer.

It might sound like a big job, but it can be done.

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Thanks. I was able to do this and get my drawing in. However, I had to use multiple segments of curve lines. The result is not very smooth.

I am trying to reselect the line segments (to make my drawing look smooth) with a mouse click. Unfortunately, mouse click on line does not select the line segment. Am I doing something wrong? Is there any other button for selecting such line segment in part of my drawing?

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Once the line has been finalized, it just becomes part of the image. At that point, you just have to use regular image editing tools to modify the line, so make sure you have them adjusted exactly as you want before switching tools.


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