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Kivy – Interactive Applications and Games in Python - Second Edition by Roberto Ulloa

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Color control on the canvas – coloring figures

The previous section focused on the selection of colors from a canvas but this selection didn't really have an effect yet. In this section, we will actually use the selected color. Assigning a color can be tricky if we are not careful. If you recall, in Chapter 3, Widget Events – Binding Actions, Color is a context instruction that we must add to the canvas. Moreover, we have to be sure that we add the instruction before we draw the actual figure. Basically, selecting a color is similar to picking a crayon color to draw on a piece of paper. Until you change the crayon, you will continue drawing with its color.

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When the color of the context changes, it stays in that state until some other instruction ...

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