Forgot your password?

The Best Drawing and Art Android Apps for Kids and Art Beginners

By Edited Jun 24, 2015 2 4

Three Best Android Apps for Children

Android Apps for the Beginner Artists

Follow your artistic bliss wherever you go with these top Android apps for drawing, painting, and sketching.  Turn your android mobile device screen into a canvass and release your artistic nature. Here are three art apps for children, art amateurs, and for anyone who wants to get in touch with their creative side.

Sketchbook Mobile

Sketchbook Mobile

SketchBook Mobile is a full-featured drawing and imaging application produced by the same makers of the popular SketchBook desktop.

This app has an easy-to-use drawing application and a robust set of sketching and painting tools.  SketchBook Mobile has a complete set of professional-rate sketching tools. You can choose from more than 40 brushes, pencils, pens, and airbrushes, and a wide assortment of brush specifications. Brush width settings, opacity, shades, and colors are available to allow you to adjust your brush according to your designs.  The brushes can undo ten levels back and has an on-button function that can return to the most recent brush used.  Its ease of use can encourage even a beginning artist to create a nice piece of artwork in minutes. 



Color & Draw

Color and Draw App

Color & Draw is a perfect drawing app that encourages kids tofreely express their creativity on Android tablets. Kids can choose to sketch either on a black and white background or in full color with a selection of 50 images of fun themes such as animals, people, and landscapes.

Unlike a coloring book app that automatically colors the shape with a single tap, children using Color & Draw have more coloring options.  It is not as intimidating as a blank pad to start a freehand drawing, since there are subject themes to choose from. 

Color & Draw maximizes the characteristics of touch screen environment and audio to encourage kids' creativity spark.  It only takes up 12.6MB space and approximately 2 minutes to download.  Your toddle can enjoy drawing in no time. 

Drawing Pad

Drawing Pad

This complete mobile art studio delivers a beautiful, easy-to-use interface, a robust range of artistic tools, and high-definition graphics that allow artists to create the next masterpiece, designers to sketch out ideas, and the rest of us to doodle away to our heart's content. Users have commended that this app is very responsive and has a very intuitive interface.

Beginner artists and children will enjoy the Drawing Pad's ease of use.  But even professional artists will appreciate its wide range of tools and realistic output, from the course lines of the crayons to the fluid strokes of the diverse paint brushes.

Drawing Pad offers a fun selection of stickers which can be added to the artwork. Kids will enjoy the sticker choices from planes, trains, and automobiles, to animals, funny faces, flowers, sea animals, and many more designs.


These are three of the art android apps which are highly rated by users mainly for their ease of use, versatility, low price, and download availability.  All these can be downloaded from Amazon.com and is instantly available for your Android devices.  Choose the best art android app that will suit your creative needs.

© 2012 Athena Goodlight



Jul 21, 2012 9:08pm
Good article. Thumbs up!
Jul 25, 2012 1:57pm
My grandchildren do not have a tablet and their mother cannot afford, and will not allow them to have a mobile device until they become more responsible. Do you, by any chance no of similar art apps for a PC? If so, could you put them an article of email me?
Aug 1, 2012 3:28am
OH! these are good apps for drawing.

I am also looking for this kind of apps <a href="http://www.bizworldusa.com">for</a> my mobile

Thank you for providing.

Aug 10, 2012 2:02am
Nice One...!
Add a new comment - No HTML
You must be logged in and verified to post a comment. Please log in or sign up to comment.


  1. "Painting and Drawing Apps." AppsMagazine. 21 1/June/2012.
  2. "8 BestArt Apps for Android." techshout. 19/May/2012. 24/June/2012 <Web >
  3. "Drawing Pad." Amazon.com. 25/June/2012 <Web >
  4. "Sketchbook Mobile." Amazon.com. 25/June/2012 <Web >
  5. "Color & Draw." Amazon.com. 25/June/2012 <Web >

Explore InfoBarrel

Auto Business & Money Entertainment Environment Health History Home & Garden InfoBarrel University Lifestyle Sports Technology Travel & Places
© Copyright 2008 - 2016 by Hinzie Media Inc. Terms of Service Privacy Policy XML Sitemap

Follow IB Technology