Top free Android apps for graphic designers
Alberto M. Sato |Mar 14 |1070 views
Being a graphic designer has a lot to do with the routine work behind your computer. Attachment to your workplace can be a huge disadvantage when you get new ideas not sitting on your PC. With the help of the following apps, you can easily bring your ideas to your device wherever and whenever you need it. Here is the perfect selection of applications that can evoke your creativity.
Sketch’emThis is a drawing tutorial for beginners that teaches you sketching step by step. Start with basic human anatomy, and work your way up to drawing in perspective. Professional artists will give you advice during learning. The challenging scoring system will bring some fun into the process. Show your results on Twitter and Facebook - sharing options are included in Sketch’em
Adobe Photoshop ExpressThis is the most widely used tool for graphic designers. Inbuilt features enable users to edit files and make collages from their device, Adobe Creative Cloud, Dropbox, Facebook, or Google Photos. It is easy to adjust color, brightness, and contrast with one-touch adjustments. After editing your photos you can as well go to quick sharing.
AutoCAD 360This is a professional app for designers and architects that allows you to edit your designs from anywhere. It’s a perfect match to design technical drawings. AutoCAD 360 gives access to your drawings from your mobile device in the field or outside the office. You can draft, edit, markup, and measure plans at your work site or on the go. With the help of the app, it’s easy to share updated drawings with colleagues and clients.
ArtFlowThis app turns your tablet or mobile phone into a real digital sketchbook. More than 80 paint brushes, smudge, fill and eraser tools. This fast and intuitive painting and drawing application is perfect for designers who like to work with effects and like to blend the shades of their design.
Infinite designThis app was developed for vector graphic designers. It has canvas type structure and, as developers insist, it is well organised and simple. Your favorite tools can be moved to the top bar for a quicker access. It has different choices for layers, for example, merge, flip or duplicate and 5 symmetry tools.
Paint Splash!A fun and creative app for those who like manual drawing. Just move your finger on the screen of the device, and see how realistic paint drops appear and slide down. To create cool patterns, shake and turn while painting.
FontlyThis app is for true typography lovers. With the help of it, you can discover and share different kinds of vintage typography. As its’ creator bethought, Fontly enables to capture the world’s ghost signs, neon, architectural lettering, hand-painted, and other typographical wonders. These photos are saved for later and can be viewed by other users. You can watch other users’ saved fonts as well with the help of Fontly. All this for serving a great mission - preserving world’s visual heritage.
PikParkEasy and simple app for sharing your art or having it printed on merchandise and products. Work with your image by adding graphics, fonts, and photos to the artboard and manipulating them as needed. Perfect app for creating logo designs, album covers, stickers, clothing, and other custom merchandise.
To concludeFor both professional graphic designers and beginners, for all of those who tend to visual creativity, graphics editors on PC is not the only tool to create anymore. You can work with your ideas and share the results from anywhere. Using these mobile applications is a perfect way to bring your creativity to life.