Grades K-9, Inclusion
2002 BETT Primary Software Tools Award
Fresco is a truly creative graphics program for the new
Millennium! Designed to take educational graphics programs into a
whole new creative area. Users will be stunned by the realism of
the different painting tools. Fresco is suitable for a range of
ages. There are 4 built-in levels and teachers have the option to
create new levels to meet the needs of individuals or groups of
students. Ideal for use with a whiteboard, projector, or pressure
sensitive pen tablet.
Real media includes: crayon, charcoal, pastel, airbrush,
watercolor, spray, pen, charcoal, paint, pastel, felt tip,
splatter brush, Italic pen, zigzag pen.
Stamp objects include: green leaves, brown leaves, stones,
clouds, spheres, fire, cones, water drops, and grass.
� Choose from a variety of paper types and canvases.
� Experiment with symmetry and tiling effects.
� Use the picture brushes for truly creative effects. Increase or
decrease the diameter of the brush.
� Multiple paint palettes. Lighten or darken each color by mixing
black and white in the palette.
� Realistic effects such as diffuse, smudge, blur, colorize, and
� Repeating patterns and realistic stencil effects.
� Other tools included for masking, zooming, erasing, snapping to
grid, copy, cut, paste, and undo.
� Fully configurable for individual use. Teachers can: change
preset levels, create new levels, set dialog and menu levels, set
which buttons are available for students, switch tools on or off,
� Compatible with a pressure-sensitive pen tablet.
Minimum system requirements
Win 95+, Pentium II, 32MB RAM, 4x CD
� Art Bundle
� Early Learning Bundle