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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Pencil is an advanced drawing and animation tool that creates traditional, hand-drawn 2D animations and static sketches. Think of this animation/drawing application as an Etch A Sketch with colored sand on steroids.
Pencil creates both bitmap and vector images. Finished animations can be exported as a PNG image. Animated sketches can be exported in several handy Flash or Movie file formats.
Pencil is a very impressive drawing tool. It imitates hand-drawn animation techniques, is easy to use and produces high-quality output. However,