Apple’s Free App of the Week: Autodesk’s SketchBook Mobile ($1.99 Value)

Ever need a napkin to jot down your latest idea and to sketch it out? Well, ditch the paper and download Autodesk’s SketchBook Mobile, currently featured as Apple’s Free App of the Week.

This app is normally $1.99 and uses the same paint engine as SketchBook Pro’s desktop software. You get access to various pencils, brushes and more to capture whatever you want on this digital canvas.


• The entire screen is your canvas with full screen work space and an unobtrusive user interface
• Control the finest details of your art with up to a 2500% zoom
• Choose from over 65 preset brushes, including flood fill, pencils, pens, and markers that deliver a natural drawing experience on an iPhone or iPod Touch
• Customize brushes exactly how you want them – adjust brush radius, opacity, rotation, and more
• Steady Stroke for greater predictability and control of brush strokes
• Create perfect shapes in half the time with Dynamic Symmetry
• Custom canvas sizes
• Easily transform layers with gestures
• Synthetic pressure sensitivity
• Save work-in-progress and export to Photo Library or e-mail images
• Store canvases on iCloud

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Click here to download SketchBook Mobile and SketchBook Pro for iPad while they’re free (until next Thursday). Let us know what you think of this app!

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