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AppArt School – Ten iOS Painting Apps that offer Tutorials, Community Features, or Resources to Help Improve your Painting Skills

AppArt School – Ten iOS Painting Apps that offer Tutorials, Community Features, or Resources to Help Improve your Painting Skills

  1. Procreate: Procreate is a highly popular and feature-rich painting app that provides a vast library of tutorials, both within the app and on their official website. They offer step-by-step guides, video tutorials, and an active community where artists can share their work and receive feedback.
  2. Autodesk SketchBook: SketchBook offers a variety of tutorials and learning resources to help artists enhance their skills. Their extensive tutorial library covers different techniques and workflows, and they have a community platform where you can connect with fellow artists and seek advice.
  3. Adobe Fresco: Adobe Fresco combines traditional and digital painting techniques and offers tutorials and guides within the app. Their “Discover” section provides step-by-step tutorials created by professional artists, helping you learn new techniques and improve your skills.
  4. ArtRage: ArtRage offers tutorials, video guides, and a supportive community forum for artists to connect and share their work. The app’s resources cover various painting techniques, and their community provides a space for artists to receive feedback and engage with others.
  5. Tayasui Sketches: Tayasui Sketches includes an interactive help system within the app that guides users through its features. Additionally, they offer video tutorials on their website to help you learn and improve your painting skills.
  6. Procreate Pocket: Procreate Pocket is the mobile version of Procreate and offers access to the same extensive library of tutorials and resources. You can learn various painting techniques and connect with the Procreate community to receive feedback and inspiration.
  7. Inspire Pro: Inspire Pro offers a dedicated YouTube channel with video tutorials showcasing different painting techniques and tips. They provide insights into using the app’s features effectively and offer guidance for improving your artwork.
  8. MediBang Paint: MediBang Paint is a comprehensive painting app that offers tutorials, user guides, and a community platform for artists. You can access a wide range of tutorials covering different styles and techniques to enhance your skills.
  9. Paper by WeTransfer: Paper offers a range of tutorials and tips within the app to help users learn and improve their drawing and painting skills. They provide guidance on different techniques and encourage creativity.
  10. Concepts: Concepts is a versatile drawing and painting app that provides extensive documentation and video tutorials on their website. They cover various aspects of the app’s features and offer resources to support artists in their creative journey.

These ten iOS painting apps provide tutorials, community features, and resources to support your artistic development and help improve your painting skills. Explore their offerings, dive into tutorials, connect with fellow artists, and unlock your creative potential.

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Joanne Carter, creator of the world’s most popular mobile photography and art website—— TheAppWhisperer platform has been a pivotal cyberspace for mobile artists of all abilities to learn about, to explore, to celebrate and to share mobile artworks. Joanne’s compassion, inclusivity, and humility are hallmarks in all that she does, and is particularly evident in the platform she has built. In her words, “We all have the potential to remove ourselves from the centre of any circle and to expand a sphere of compassion outward; to include everyone interested in mobile art, ensuring every artist is within reach”, she has said. Promotion of mobile artists and the art form as a primary medium in today’s art world, has become her life’s focus. She has presented lectures bolstering mobile artists and their art from as far away as the Museum of Art in Seoul, South Korea to closer to her home in the UK at Focus on Imaging. Her experience as a jurist for mobile art competitions includes: Portugal, Canada, US, S Korea, UK and Italy. And her travels pioneering the breadth of mobile art includes key events in: Frankfurt, Naples, Amalfi Coast, Paris, Brazil, London. Pioneering the world’s first mobile art online gallery - has extended her reach even further, shipping from London, UK to clients in the US, Europe and The Far East to a global group of collectors looking for exclusive art to hang in their homes and offices. The online gallery specialises in prints for discerning collectors of unique, previously unseen signed limited edition art. Her journey towards becoming The App Whisperer, includes (but is not limited to) working for a paparazzi photo agency for several years and as a deputy editor for a photo print magazine. Her own freelance photographic journalistic work is also widely acclaimed. She has been published extensively both within the UK and the US in national and international titles. These include The Times, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Popular Photography & Imaging, dpreview, NikonPro, Which? and more recently with the BBC as a Contributor, Columnist at Vogue Italia and Contributing Editor at LensCulture. Her professional photography has also been widely exhibited throughout Europe, including Italy, Portugal and the UK. She is currently writing several books, all related to mobile art and is always open to requests for new commissions for either writing or photography projects or a combination of both. Please contact her at: [email protected]