GreasePencil(ID)

base classes — bpy_struct, ID

class bpy.types.GreasePencil(ID)

Freehand annotation sketchbook

after_color

Base color for ghosts after the active frame

Type

float array of 3 items in [0, 1], default (0.12549, 0.082353, 0.529412)

animation_data

Animation data for this data-block

Type

AnimData, (readonly)

before_color

Base color for ghosts before the active frame

Type

float array of 3 items in [0, 1], default (0.145098, 0.419608, 0.137255)

curve_edit_corner_angle

Angle threshold to be treated as corners

Type

float in [0, 3.14159], default 1.5708

curve_edit_threshold

Curve conversion error threshold

Type

float in [0, 10], default 0.1

edit_curve_resolution

Number of segments generated between control points when editing strokes in curve mode

Type

int in [1, 256], default 32

edit_line_color

Color for editing line

Type

float array of 4 items in [0, 1], default (0.6, 0.6, 0.6, 0.5)

ghost_after_range

Maximum number of frames to show after current frame (0 = don’t show any frames after current)

Type

int in [0, 120], default 1

ghost_before_range

Maximum number of frames to show before current frame (0 = don’t show any frames before current)

Type

int in [0, 120], default 1

grid

Settings for grid and canvas in the 3D viewport

Type

GreasePencilGrid, (readonly, never None)

is_annotation

Current data-block is an annotation

Type

boolean, default False, (readonly)

is_stroke_paint_mode

Draw Grease Pencil strokes on click/drag

Type

boolean, default False, (readonly)

is_stroke_sculpt_mode

Sculpt Grease Pencil strokes instead of viewport data

Type

boolean, default False, (readonly)

is_stroke_vertex_mode

Grease Pencil vertex paint

Type

boolean, default False, (readonly)

is_stroke_weight_mode

Grease Pencil weight paint

Type

boolean, default False, (readonly)

layers
Type

GreasePencilLayers bpy_prop_collection of GPencilLayer, (readonly)

materials
Type

IDMaterials bpy_prop_collection of Material, (readonly)

onion_factor

Change fade opacity of displayed onion frames

Type

float in [0, 1], default 0.5

onion_keyframe_type

Type of keyframe (for filtering)

  • ALL All, Include all Keyframe types.

  • KEYFRAME Keyframe, Normal keyframe - e.g. for key poses.

  • BREAKDOWN Breakdown, A breakdown pose - e.g. for transitions between key poses.

  • MOVING_HOLD Moving Hold, A keyframe that is part of a moving hold.

  • EXTREME Extreme, An ‘extreme’ pose, or some other purpose as needed.

  • JITTER Jitter, A filler or baked keyframe for keying on ones, or some other purpose as needed.

Type

enum in [‘ALL’, ‘KEYFRAME’, ‘BREAKDOWN’, ‘MOVING_HOLD’, ‘EXTREME’, ‘JITTER’], default ‘KEYFRAME’

onion_mode

Mode to display frames

  • ABSOLUTE Frames, Frames in absolute range of the scene frame.

  • RELATIVE Keyframes, Frames in relative range of the Grease Pencil keyframes.

  • SELECTED Selected, Only selected keyframes.

Type

enum in [‘ABSOLUTE’, ‘RELATIVE’, ‘SELECTED’], default ‘ABSOLUTE’

pixel_factor

Scale conversion factor for pixel size (use larger values for thicker lines)

Type

float in [0.1, 30], default 0.0

stroke_depth_order

Defines how the strokes are ordered in 3D space (for objects not displayed ‘In Front’)

  • 2D 2D Layers, Display strokes using grease pencil layers to define order.

  • 3D 3D Location, Display strokes using real 3D position in 3D space.

Type

enum in [‘2D’, ‘3D’], default ‘2D’

stroke_thickness_space

Set stroke thickness in screen space or world space

  • WORLDSPACE World Space, Set stroke thickness relative to the world space.

  • SCREENSPACE Screen Space, Set stroke thickness relative to the screen space.

Type

enum in [‘WORLDSPACE’, ‘SCREENSPACE’], default ‘WORLDSPACE’

use_adaptive_curve_resolution

Set the resolution of each editcurve segment dynamically depending on the length of the segment. The resolution is the number of points generated per unit distance

Type

boolean, default True

use_autolock_layers

Automatically lock all layers except the active one to avoid accidental changes

Type

boolean, default False

use_curve_edit

Edit strokes using curve handles

Type

boolean, default False

use_ghost_custom_colors

Use custom colors for ghost frames

Type

boolean, default False

use_ghosts_always

Ghosts are shown in renders and animation playback. Useful for special effects (e.g. motion blur)

Type

boolean, default False

use_multiedit

Edit strokes from multiple grease pencil keyframes at the same time (keyframes must be selected to be included)

Type

boolean, default False

use_onion_fade

Display onion keyframes with a fade in color transparency

Type

boolean, default False

use_onion_loop

Display onion keyframes for looping animations

Type

boolean, default False

use_onion_skinning

Show ghosts of the keyframes before and after the current frame

Type

boolean, default True

use_stroke_edit_mode

Edit Grease Pencil strokes instead of viewport data

Type

boolean, default False

zdepth_offset

Offset amount when drawing in surface mode

Type

float in [0, 1], default 0.15

clear()

Remove all the Grease Pencil data

classmethod bl_rna_get_subclass(id, default=None)
Parameters

id (string) – The RNA type identifier.

Returns

The RNA type or default when not found.

Return type

bpy.types.Struct subclass

classmethod bl_rna_get_subclass_py(id, default=None)
Parameters

id (string) – The RNA type identifier.

Returns

The class or default when not found.

Return type

type

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