GPencilLayer(bpy_struct)

base class — bpy_struct

class bpy.types.GPencilLayer(bpy_struct)

Collection of related sketches

active_frame

Frame currently being displayed for this layer

Type:GPencilFrame, (readonly)
annotation_onion_after_color

Base color for ghosts after the active frame

Type:float array of 3 items in [0, 1], default (0.25, 0.1, 1.0)
annotation_onion_after_range

Maximum number of frames to show after current frame

Type:int in [-1, 120], default 0
annotation_onion_before_color

Base color for ghosts before the active frame

Type:float array of 3 items in [0, 1], default (0.302, 0.851, 0.302)
annotation_onion_before_range

Maximum number of frames to show before current frame

Type:int in [-1, 120], default 0
blend_mode

Blend mode

Type:enum in [‘NORMAL’, ‘OVERLAY’, ‘ADD’, ‘SUBTRACT’, ‘MULTIPLY’, ‘DIVIDE’], default ‘NORMAL’
clamp_layer

Clamp any pixel outside underlying layers drawing

Type:boolean, default False
color

Color for all strokes in this layer

Type:float array of 3 items in [0, 1], default (0.0, 0.0, 0.0)
frames

Sketches for this layer on different frames

Type:GPencilFrames bpy_prop_collection of GPencilFrame, (readonly)
hide

Set layer Visibility

Type:boolean, default False
info

Layer name

Type:string, default “”, (never None)
is_parented

True when the layer parent object is set

Type:boolean, default False, (readonly)
line_change

Thickness change to apply to current strokes (in pixels)

Type:int in [-300, 300], default 0
lock

Protect layer from further editing and/or frame changes

Type:boolean, default False
lock_frame

Lock current frame displayed by layer

Type:boolean, default False
lock_material

Disable Material editing

Type:boolean, default False
matrix_inverse

Parent inverse transformation matrix

Type:float multi-dimensional array of 4 * 4 items in [-inf, inf], default ((0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0), (0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0), (0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0), (0.0, 0.0, 0.0, 0.0))
opacity

Layer Opacity

Type:float in [0, 1], default 0.0
parent

Parent Object

Type:Object
parent_bone

Name of parent bone in case of a bone parenting relation

Type:string, default “”, (never None)
parent_type

Type of parent relation

  • OBJECT Object, The layer is parented to an object.
  • ARMATURE Armature.
  • BONE Bone, The layer is parented to a bone.
Type:enum in [‘OBJECT’, ‘ARMATURE’, ‘BONE’], default ‘OBJECT’
pass_index

Index number for the “Layer Index” pass

Type:int in [0, 32767], default 0
select

Layer is selected for editing in the Dope Sheet

Type:boolean, default False
show_in_front

Make the layer draw in front of objects

Type:boolean, default False
show_points

Draw the points which make up the strokes (for debugging purposes)

Type:boolean, default False
thickness

Thickness of annotation strokes

Type:int in [1, 10], default 0
tint_color

Color for tinting stroke colors

Type:float array of 3 items in [0, 1], default (0.0, 0.0, 0.0)
tint_factor

Factor of tinting color

Type:float in [0, 1], default 0.0
use_annotation_onion_skinning

Display annotation onion skins before and after the current frame

Type:boolean, default False
use_onion_skinning

Display onion skins before and after the current frame

Type:boolean, default False
use_solo_mode

In Paint mode display only layers with keyframe in current frame

Type:boolean, default False
viewlayer_render

Only include Layer in this View Layer render output (leave blank to include always)

Type:string, default “”, (never None)
clear()

Remove all the grease pencil layer data

classmethod bl_rna_get_subclass(id, default=None)
Parameters:id (string) – The RNA type identifier.
Returns:The RNA type or default when not found.
Return type:bpy.types.Struct subclass
classmethod bl_rna_get_subclass_py(id, default=None)
Parameters:id (string) – The RNA type identifier.
Returns:The class or default when not found.
Return type:type

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