To draw straight lines

1 On the Brush property bar, click the Straight Line Strokes button ; ■.

2 Click a point on the canvas where you want to start your line.

3 Do one of the following:

• Click the point where you want to end the line.

• Drag to place the end point exactly where you want it.

Corel Painter connects the first and second points with a straight line.

4 To continue drawing from the second point, click or drag to create additional points on the canvas.

With the Straight Line Strokes option, you click to create the first point and then click or drag to create a stroke.

With the Straight Line Strokes option, you click to create the first point and then click or drag to create a stroke.

Corel Painter connects each point with a straight line.

5 To end a line, do one of the following:

• Press Return (Mac OS) or Enter (Windows) to close the polygon. The final point is connected to the origin with a straight line.

• Click the Freehand Strokes button to return to the freehand drawing style without closing the polygon.

• Press V to end the current polygon without closing it, so that you can begin a new one.

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