User Guide > Adding Colour > How to Paint Vector Layers

How to Paint Vector Layers

Learn how to paint your vector drawings by following these instructions.

To paint a drawing:

  1. In the Tools toolbar, select the Paint tool, press [Alt] +[I] or select Tools > Paint.
  1. In the Panel view, select the Tool Properties: Colour tab. If you have separated the Tool Properties and Colour view, select the Colour tab—see Managing the Views.

  1. In the Colour view, select a colour from the palette.
  1. In the Stage view, start painting on your drawing by clicking the area to be painted. Note that the area to be painted must be closed.