Opacity and Flow

Opacity and flow are parameters for the transparency of a brush.


They are interlinked with the painting mode setting.


The transparency of a stroke.


The transparency of separate dabs. Finally separated from Opacity in 2.9


Painting mode


Will treat opacity as if it were the same as flow.


Will treat opacity as stroke transparency instead of dab-transparency.


where the other images of this page had all three strokes set to painting mode: wash, this one is set to build-up.