The tools in Black Ink are accessible in the Main tool bar. A tool in Black Ink will generally act on the currently selected layer.
However, there are tools that belong to tool categories. This tool category can also be active, allowing you to find the last tool used in the category. For example, the selection tool category will include tools like rectangle select, lasso select, and so on.
There can be only one active tool by default.
The main tool in Black Ink is, of course, the Brush tool. It allows you to draw freely on the currently selected layer.
Here is a list of the different tools available in Black Ink:
|The main tool in Black Ink, it allows you to draw on the currently selected layer.
|Very similar to the Brush tool, it simply aims to erase what is in the layer.
|It will pick a color from anywhere on the interface.
|It will fill an area of the drawing with a color.
|It will blur the entire content of a layer.
|It will apply a directional blur to the entire content of a layer.
|It will apply an overlay color to the entire layer.
|It will replace one color with another.
|It will select an area of the layer.
|It will select with a rectangle.
|It will select with a lasso.
|Select Color Range
|It will select all areas with the same color.
|It will transform the layer.
|It will crop the layer.
|It will allow you to navigate within the view.
|It will allow you to zoom in the view.
|It will allow you to rotate the view.