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[SOFT] Inkscape isometric grid

Inkscape isometric grid illustration

tl;dr: Marmoset Hexels is neat. So is Inkscape. One of these things is cheaper than the other.

Inkscape settings

You can change a few general settings in Inkscape to make your isometric art life easier. In Edit > Preferences:

Documents settings

Click File > Document properties > Grids and choose axonomic grid from the Creation dropdown menu. Click New to create a new grid; once the grid is visible, check the following options in the Axonomic grid menu:

In the vertical Snapping toolbar on the right side of your Inkscape window, click:

Draw using the "Draw Beziers curves and straight lines" tool.

Don't feel like building your own grid from scratch? Download a ready-to-use document from the Github repository below.