Interactive Virtual Oriental Brush with Pen-Tablet System

  • Won-Du Chang
  • Jungpil Shin
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4693)


In spite of the importance of natural drawing with input device, the interface between the device and virtual brush’s status has been dealt less in literatures. Through this paper, we present a natural interface between pen-tablet device and virtual brush. Proposed system uses pressure instead of z-coordinate of pen to allow drawing with the similar feeling to the real brush. The contribution of this paper is as follows: first, a brush model interacting with pressure is generated. Second, 3D brush model is allowed to be folded back decreasing droplet size intensively according to pen direction changes.


Oriental brush implementation Black-ink painting Electronic pen device Human-computer interaction 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Won-Du Chang
    • 1
  • Jungpil Shin
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information System, The University of Aizu, FukushimaJapan

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