Procreate Pocket

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Procreate Pocket is a drawing app designed for iPhone and that was developed by Savage Interactive Pty Ltd. The goal of this app is to provide users enough tools to express their creativity while remaining accessible to everyone. Procreate Pocket is an award-winning app and is currently ranked #1 on the Apple store. In this article, we discuss some of the app’s key features, as well as some additional information.

Key Features

Here are some of the Procreate Pocket’s main features:

  • Tools: Procreate Pocket comes with all the tools you need: hundreds of brushes with a hundred customizable settings for each and the possibility to design your own brushes, over 25 layer blend modes; Disc, Classic, Harmony, Value, and Palette color panels; perspective, isometric, 2D, and symmetry visual guides; different effects, and much more.
  • Animation: the app makes the frame by frame animation with automatic onion skinning possible - you can create simple or complex animations and then export them in full resolution. You can also create storyboards and GIFs.
  • Time-lapse: you can rewatch the whole process in a time-lapse and export and save in up to 4K resolution. You can also compress it to 30 seconds and share it on your social media.
  • Layering system: create and control layers and clipping-masks for non-destructive editing. Layers can be organized in groups and also modify objects through multiple layers at the same time.

How Does Procreate Pocket Work?

Procreate Pocket is an app that aims to be accessible to everyone, whether they are professionals or beginners. Once you purchase and install the app, you will be able to open it. You can create a new canvas by clicking on the + button. Next, you will get to choose the settings (resolution, format, paper, etc.). Then, you will get the new canvas, with a few buttons at the top of it: Brushes, Layers, Color palette, and a Modify button (for advanced features). Taping on any of these icons will allow you to choose the associated advanced settings. In order to draw, you can use your fingers or a pen (a stylet pen designed for this purpose and not regular pens). Procreate Pocket has also an official handbook to guide you through the process.

Is Procreate Pocket Safe?

It seems that the app has no history of security issues or abusive data collecting. As always, we recommend reading the official Privacy policy in order to take note of the way Procreate Pocket uses your data. In general, the app seems as safe as any other illustration software.

Is Procreate Pocket Free?

The Procreate Pocket app is not free and you can purchase it for $4.99.

System Requirements

In order to run the app on your device, you need iOS 13.2 or later. It is compatible with iPhone and iPod Touch. Images: Apple store