Full-featured painting tool

Artweaver is a full-featured painting tool with a huge set of predefined realistic brushes to paint creatively or just experiment. Artweaver is suitable for beginners and advanced users.

Realistic brushes

Artweaver has a powerful and highly configurable brush system to simulate many different brushes. Each brush configuration can be saved as a new variant or even into a new category.

Many predefined brushes and paper, imagestamp, captured, ... presets.

Different brush types like Circular, Airbrush, Hairy brush, Pixel, ... *

Detailed brush configuration possibilities via an extensive editor. *

Turn existing images into artwork with brushes by just cloning colors.

Mirror painting to create easily symmetrical paintings. *

High precision 16bit brush engine for exact results.

User interface

Artweaver has an intuitive and easy to use user interface. But you can still adjust it to your needs and save it as different arrangements to optimize your work-flow.

Free rotable and dragable canvas within the application window. *

Free resizing, arrangement and docking of palettes. *

Custom palettes to hold frequently used shortcuts, brushes and presets. *

Customizable keyboard shortcuts. *

Different color themes for the user interface. *

Manageable presets.


Artweaver allows you to work together on the same document with other artists over the Internet using the ArtweaverTeam.com web service.

Create new teams on ArtweaverTeam.com or connect to existing teams.

Chat together with all connected users.

Show your team results in the ArtweaverTeam.com gallery.


Artweaver records the whole painting process as events and allows to save and later to replay them. Demonstrate other users your painting style or just show the progress from an empty image to a finished artwork.

Event playback progress.

Protect events when saving to control playback and further use. *

Upload events to ArtweaverTeam.com and create a new team from them or show them in the gallery.

Powerful core

Artweaver is powered by a powerful core which utilizes existing hardware to a maximum and supports many additional tools / features which are useful for painting and image editing.

Native 64 bit and support for multiple CPU cores. *

Industry standard image editing tools like gradient, crop, fill and selection tools.

Support for documents with 8 and 16 Bits/Channel. *

Extensible by Plug-Ins to enlarge functionality.

Support for layers and transparency.

Support for pen tablets including pressure, pen erasers and Tool-ID. *

System requirements

  • Windows 7 or Windows 8 (each with latest service pack)
  • Pentium II compatible processor, 1000 MHz or greater (1500 MHz recommended)
  • 512 MB RAM (1024 MB recommended)
  • 100 MB of available hard disk space
  • 1024x768 pixels or greater monitor resolution
  • A pen tablet is recommended

* Not all features are available in Artweaver Free but only in Artweaver Plus.