Gimp : Pixel Art Checklist
A few things to remember when working with pixel art in Gimp.
- Enable grid ( view -> grid )
- Configure grid to 1 by 1 pixel spacing: Image > Configure Grid
- Disable interpolation, use 'none' (Edit->Settings->Tool settings)
- Set opacity to 100% at all times. (for both pencil & eraser)
- Do not use brushing or smudging...
- Do not save in JPG .. (use PNG)