“Krita is a production beast” ‐ David Revoy



Krita Studio is the powerful painting application for professional artists, VFX and game studios. The uniquely innovative brush engines, the intuitive and fun interface and adherence to industry standards for pipeline integration, guarantee that Krita Studio supports your workflow and helps you get the most out of your ideas.


Concept art, texture and matte painting, illustrations, storyboards or creative doodling — go for it with Krita!

Get the Job Done

Professional, fast and dependable support is provided by KO GmbH. Krita Studio is supported on Windows 7, Windows 8, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 and Ubuntu LTS.

Krita was made for the professional artist. Krita anticipates your needs, whether you are working on concept art, mattes, textures, game tiles, illustrations or comics. Krita supports your workflow, with image sizes up to 25.000 pixels wide, with support for layered Adobe® Photoshop® PSD files, with support for OpenEXR, for OpenColorIO and ICC, with channel depths from 8 bits to 32 bits, with color models from RGB to CMYK to L*a*b. Krita's brush engines are a joy to use, too!

Paint. Create. Ship. With Krita, from Sketch to Finished Image.

The professional developers at KO GmbH — some of whom have over ten years of experience working on Krita — are ready to support you, working closely together with the Krita community.

Interested? Read all about Krita in the in-depth introduction brochure.


Screenshot image by Ramon Miranda.


Krita is the world's foremost open source painting application. The Krita Foundation supports the non-commercial development of Krita. Commercial support is provided by KO GmbH.

The Krita Windows installer was made with the support of NLnet