colorful blooms have long served as inspiration for artists. Now, this spring a
crop of apps puts creativity at your fingertips... literally. With a quick swipe
of your finger or double-click of the mouse, artists, illustrators and other
creative types, can fashion wonderful works with a smartphone or iPad.
down our favorite new app for artists is the Ampad Shot
Note App. The free, user-friendly app lets artists digitize and
share all drawings made on an Ampad Shot Note sketch
pad. Artists simply draw, doodle or sketch to their hearts
content. Once done, you snap a quick picture of the
Ampad Shot Note paper using the Ampad Shot Note App and save and tag the file.
Voila! The images are digitized, taking you from handmade to handheld.
Sharing your work has never been so easy; send your images to
multiple recipients via email or upload to Evernote, DropBox or Twitter. You
can even save it to your camera roll and send it as a message.
Sketch Pad to iPad
iPads are more your thing, there are a host of creative apps to make your
tablet zing. Check out the round up in 10 Best iPad Art Apps for Painting and Sketching to unleash your inner Picasso. Digital
artists will love that most of the ten apps offer all the bells and whistles of pro painting programs, but with
interfaces designed for iPad users. The apps are simple to use, with intuitive
interfaces that belie the complexity of the art that can be produced with their
wide range of digital pencils, pens, markers, and airbrushes. Artists working
on the go will appreciate that many of the apps offer Dropbox integration and
the ability to import and export Photoshop-friendly files.
Beyond the Brush
Artists and art lovers looking for more than just a new painting or
drawing tool will want to read 15 Art Apps You Should be Using. Sure, the article does list the better painting and
drawing apps, but its best recommendations go beyond the brush. Read on to
learn about art related apps such as Art Authority, a database of high resolution images of some
of the world's most stunning art. The app also allows users to quickly and easily find cool art
exhibitions or museums near their location.
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