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Pencil effect in TikZ [duplicate]

We assume that to have drawn a vector.... \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \tikz\draw[->,line width=1pt] (0,0) -- (1,1); \end{document} Is there a pencil ...
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Simulating paintbrush strokes in TikZ

I am wondering if there exists a way to simulate paintbrush strokes in TikZ when filling in a shape. So given the following: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{...
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How to have a real random pattern?

How to have a new recalculated random pattern? This one is the same translated everywhere. Edit I perfectly understand that the pattern is calculated once and drawn several times after. My question ...
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A rectangular shaped carpet with the grass

I have a rectangular shaped carpet. Is it possible to create a specific code to simulate a grass carpet, like in a golf field? \documentclass[tikz,border=5]{standalone} \usepackage[prefix=]{xcolor-...
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How do I add some "texture" to a tikz fill?

I want to create something like this: By filling a rectangle. NOTE: Ignore the borders of the image, I just want to give that texture to a tikz rectangle.
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Custom line cap to simulate inked line in TikZ

Looking for a way to add a custom line cap (slight bulbous) like one would get when inking a line on real paper.
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Combine tikz curve with random variation

I would like to combine a curve defined with \draw with a random variation along the path. So far I have found quite some interesting discussions on tex.SE like How to draw Brownian motions in tikz/...
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Render a more realistic ice cream

I am still typsetting exams, and this time I want to see if I can manage to recreate an ice cream. While my temporarily solution looks like this The biggest problem is that my solution -- in lack ...
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Distorting tikz picture to look like it's a picture from a book?

Can a tikzpicture be distorted to look like it's a picture from a book in an easy way (not exporting to pdf, printing, taking picture and using said picture)? something like: \tikz[distorted=jpg] \...
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Background in Beamer with Tikz

How can I draw a blackboard as a background in Beamer? I want something link this Is there a "chalk font"?