Sketches Version 1.0 startup screen showcases polished 3D renderings of the tools, highlighting the refinement we've brought to the brushes.
On an uncluttered screen, Tools are placed at the heart of the experience.
Creating the Brushes in Sketches was a work of patience, requiring a good dose of artistry and countless hours of fine-tuning to achieve perfect results.
A playful and clever way to share:
The initial sharing system used customized postage stamps to share to multiple destinations.
The simplicity of Tayasui Sketches could have added a new dimension to Cubism
Tayasui Sketches is tremendous. Really tremendous.
Sketches is the app that could make Mona Lisa smile.
Leonardo Da Vinci
Every swipe is a hook, and every sketch is a knockout!
When skeuomorphism was all the rage
Sketches has some unique tools that you will not find anywhere else. For example The pattern tool allows you to quickly draw shapes filled with beautiful textures.
An hommage to both MacPaint and the Letraset system, it allows you to quickly draw shapes filled with beautiful patterns.
In 2014, we redesigned Sketches interface to match iOS 7 new flat design.
With a new design for our tools in 2D
Throughout Sketches, we've added little touches of attention to make the experience more enjoyable.
For example, when you launch Sketches, you'll be greeted by a warm and witty quote
To create the iPhone version while preserving Sketches original look, we made significant adjustments, particularly to the tool selection.
From time to time, after an export for example, Birdi greats you with asmall animation.
I like to compare UX design to cooking. Following the recipe is essential, but it's a touch of talent that turns the dish into something truly exceptional.
Given the lack of a sharing mechanism on iOS at the time, we created our own, fast and easily accessible from the canvas
Particularly praised by our artists, the watercolor brushes stay wet and make it easy to mix colors or add texture by tapping.
More than 60 contextual help cards are available. Each one is carefully crafted to help new users become familiar with Sketches advanced features
Interactive gradients allow for a very fine control and a highly creative process.
A particular attention was given to show informative and attractive images on the App Store