Category Archives: iOS

Adobe Illustrator: Early Years (Free iPad Book)

Adobe Illustrator: The Early Years for iPad on the App Store (free) by Adobe evangelist Ton Frederiks. From the description: Adobe Illustrator shipped on March 19, 1987. It was Adobe’s first software application based on Adobe PostScript, the technology that changed the entire … Continue reading

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SketchBook Ink

Macworld reviews new bare-bones drawing app Sketchbook Ink for the iPad. Hands on with SketchBook Ink | Macworld.

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L’Ecorché Lite: Artist’s Anatomy Reference App

 From the app description: Combining the detail and mastery of a classical anatomy sculpture with the portability and advances of today’s technology. This LITE VERSION FEATURES: The classic Houdon model, the skeleton model. Unlimited tumble and viewing angles of the … Continue reading

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Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe just announced the Adobe Creative Cloud — details and pricing are hazy but here’s the blurb from the website: Adobe Creative Cloud is a major new initiative that radically redefines the content creation process. Adobe Creative Cloud will become … Continue reading

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Portfolio for iPad: Perfect for the traveling Artist

Portfolio for iPad is among one of my favorite iPad apps. Great for showing Clients your portfolio on the go and even for convention artists who want to use the iPad to display their work. You can find out more … Continue reading

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Inkpad: Vector Drawing on the iPad Done Right

Inkpad by Taptrix (creator of the hugely popular Brushes drawing/painting app for iOS) is an excellent vector drawing app for the iPad. I’ve given most of the other major iPad vector drawing apps a try, and while most have potential, … Continue reading

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Photoshop Companion for iPad & iPhone

Adobe revealed some prototype companion apps they are working on for the iPhone and iPad. Designed less as drawing or photo manipulation apps on their own, the concept here is that you’d have access to toolsets and tool settings including … Continue reading

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Remote Palette for iPad & iPhone

Here’s an interesting iPad app: Remote Palette works in conjunction with an iPhone or iPod Touch, letting the smaller device act as a paint palette for painting on the iPad. Seems more of a proof-of-concept app than a real drawing … Continue reading

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