Alchemy is a great drawing tool for inspiration.
It provides very unique methods of drawing that embrace chaos and very finely balanced tools & effects – random, collage, scribble, displace, pull-shapes, whistle input – no undo but regular autosave. Alchemy is the ultimate doodler.
Download Alchemy Here ( i got Alchemy-007-tar.gz – for LINUX )
I needed java to run Alchemy.
sudo apt-get install default-jdk
I tried the openjdk-6-jdk but there was an error so I installed default-jdk which worked.
tar -xzvf Alchemy-007.tar.gz
chmod +X Alchemy
and it should work
Configuration: an Acer 5920G; with a Wacom Bamboo Tablet; running Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome Desktop ; Alchemy-007.tar.gz ; java version “1.6.0_27
Neither OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea6 1.12.6) (6b27-1.12.6-1ubuntu0.12.04.2), nor
OpenJDK Server VM (build 20.0-b12, mixed mode) appeared to work with Alchemy.