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The Book of GIMP by Karine Delvare, Olivier Lecarme

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15.9 The Color Picker Tool and the Measure Tool

Two more tools that are useful in digital art and drawing are the Color Picker tool and the Measure tool.

Converting the text to a path

Figure 15-99. Converting the text to a path

Text curving along the path

Figure 15-100. Text curving along the path

The Color Picker Tool

The Color Picker tool () is used to choose a color from an image open in GIMP. Its icon and pointer are shown in Figure 15-101. After selecting the tool, click a color in an open image, and it becomes ...

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