To draw a circle in GIMP, use the Ellipse select tool and draw the circle using your mouse. Choose a border and whether to fill in the circle with a solid color or leave it blank. Gimp stands for GNU Image Manipulation Program and is a free alternative to proprietary image manipulation software.Continue Reading
Click on Tools, which is located on the Image menu. Click on Selection tools and then Ellipse select. Alternatively, locate and click on the Ellipse select icon in the toolbox.
Hold down the Shift and Alt keys on your keyboard. Left-click and drag your mouse to create the circle. The border selection dialog box appears.
Select the number of pixels you want the border. You can experiment to see which border works best for your purposes. You can also choose the feather border setting. Click OK to finish the border selection.
If you want to fill the circle in with a solid color, click the Edit menu at the top of the screen. Select Fill with FG Color. The circle automatically fills with the color of the circle's border.