Annotations in the viewport are useful, because there are lots of times when you need to just quickly mark something up without setting up a grease pencil object, and can use them in any mode.
However… if you are doing something like, say, drawing on a character to show where an article of clothing will go, or where to cut a mesh, the fact that annotations are always in front makes it hard to see what you are doing. Is there a way to have annotations.
For example, if I draw an annotation all the way around the surface of a sphere…
What I get:
What I’d like:
I’m sorry if it’s just right in an obvious option somewhere, but I’ve looked and can’t find anything, and google has been no help. If I just can’t do it, that’s fine, I’d just love to know that definitively. If not I’m sure I can sort of get what I want by using multiple layers.