What is a good replacement for MS Paint on Mac OSX? I am interested in both free and paid solutions. Ideally it would be as simple and as similar to MS Paint as possible. I am not interested in tools like Gimp etc.

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An exact replacement of paint is the Paintbrush

As per their description,

Paintbrush is a simple paint program for Mac OS X, reminiscent of Microsoft Paint and Apple’s own now-defunct MacPaint. It provides users with a means to make simple images quickly, something that has been noticeably absent from the Mac for years

some other tools


Paint DS


Patina was built specifically to answer the need for an MS Paint equivalent on the Mac. Patina was just released on the Mac App Store and is currently being offered for free.

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