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Loved by creative professionals and aspiring artists alike, Procreate is the leading creative application made for iPad.

Offering hundreds of handmade brushes, a suite of innovative artistic tools, an advanced layer system, and the lightning fast Valkyrie graphics engine, Procreate gives you everything you need to create expressive sketches, rich paintings, gorgeous illustrations and beautiful animations. Work on the couch, on the train, at the beach, or while waiting in line for coffee. It's a complete art studio you can take anywhere; packed with these powerful features and more:

• Highlights:
- Ultra High Definition canvases - up to 16k by 4k on iPad Pros
- Beautifully intuitive interface made for iPad and Apple Pencil
- Revolutionary QuickShape feature for perfect shapes
- Smooth and responsive smudge sampling
- Powered by Valkyrie: the fastest 64-bit painting engine for iPad
- Connect a keyboard to use shortcuts for advanced features
- Create art in stunning 64-bit colour
- 250 levels of undo and redo
- Continuous auto-save - never lose work again

• Breakthrough brushes:
- Packed with hundreds of beautifully crafted brushes
- Brush sets keep your painting, sketching and drawing brushes organised
- Over 100 customizable settings for every brush
- Brush Studio – design your own custom Procreate brushes
- Import and export custom Procreate brushes
- Import Adobe® Photoshop® brushes, and run them faster than Photoshop®

• Full-featured layering system:
- Layer your art for precise control over details and composition
- Create Layer Masks and Clipping Masks for non-destructive editing
- Stay organised by combining layers into Groups
- Select multiple layers to move or Transform objects simultaneously
- Access over 25 layer blend modes for industry grade compositing

• Colour without compromise:
- Fill your line work with ColorDrop and SwatchDrop
- Disc, Classic, Harmony, Value and Palette colour panels
- Import colour profiles for colour matching
- Assign Colour Dynamics to any brush

• The design tools you need:
- Add vector Text to your illustrations
- Easily import all your favourite fonts
- Crop and Resize your canvas for the perfect composition
- Perspective, Isometric, 2D, and Symmetry visual guides
- Drawing Assist perfects your strokes in real time
- Streamline smooths out your strokes for beautiful lettering and expert inking
- Use Scribble to name layers, change settings and create text

• Animation Assist
- Easy frame by frame animation with automatic onion skinning
- Create storyboards, GIFs, animatics and simple animations

• Dramatic finishing effects:
- Brush in image adjustments and effects with your Apple Pencil while keeping the ability to fine-tune its effects
- Glitch, Chromatic Aberration, Bloom, Noise and Halftone add new dimensions to your work
- Gaussian, Motion, and Perspective Blur filters create depth and movement
- Powerful image adjustments including Colour Balance, Curves, HSB and Gradient Map
- Let the mind-bending powers of Warp, Symmetry, and Liquify Dynamics bring your art to life

• Time-lapse replay
- Relive your creative journey with Procreate's celebrated Time-lapse Replay
- Export your Time-lapse recording in 4K for high-end video production
- Share a thirty-second version of your Time-lapse recording with your social networks

Share your creations:
- Import or export your art as Adobe® Photoshop® PSD files
- Import Adobe® ASE and ACO Colour Palettes
- Import images files such as JPG, PNG and TIFF
- Export your art as layered native .procreate file, PSD, TIFF, transparent PNG, multi-page PDF, web ready JPEG, and animated GIFs, PNGs, and MP4s
- Drag and drop artworks, brushes, palettes, and fonts between applications

What’s New

Version 5.1.5

New features:
- You can now change colour profiles after you have created your Canvas.
- You can now add Layer and Pencil Filters to QuickMenu.
- New and improved Recolour. Begin by ColorDropping and then tap Continue Filling with Recolour in the Notification bar and away you go!

Bug fixes:
- Full Keyboard Access won't cause Toolbars to become unresponsive.
- Hold Duration works again!
- GIFs no longer change background dimensions when exported.
- FacePaint recordings won't silently fail, and you can even record without audio now.
- You can now dismiss your Gradient Map menu without causing the app to freeze.
- QuickMenu won't be invoked by Apple Pencil when set to Touch only.
- Fix for Selection Color Fill locking up after undo.
- You can now SwatchDrop from the Floating Color Companion without rearranging your swatches.
- Performance improvements for Transform on large canvases.
- Transform Fit to Screen behaviour with Magnetics toggled on is fixed.
- Air 2 Selection improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
219 Ratings

219 Ratings

Editors’ Choice

Procreate lets you generate high-caliber artwork at a blistering pace using a robust layering system, stunning filters, and thousands of importable brushes. Plus, Savage Interactive’s super-intuitive app supports pressure sensitivity and Apple Pencil—as well as iCloud Drive and a seamless video recording of each brushstroke—so sharing your work is incredibly simple.  

TheLizom ,

Highly recommended

First thing I downloaded for my new iPad and I’m not disappointed. For the price you get some really handy tools with easy to understand interface.

The only thing I’m missing is transformation tools(like perspective, warp, etc.) and effects(like glowing edges and so on).

Hopefully they will add them in future updates but I’m satisfied with the software despite the absence of some features.


Some issues please fix them

I love this up sooo much, my favourite drawing program after PS, but after the huge update I have some PNG issues, I can't save PNG files with invisible background, I mean I can save PNG files but the saved files always came with an annoying white background although I switched off the default background, sooooooooo annoying issues, please fix this or give me some ideas!

I tried everything what i thought it will be the solution eg ipad setting>procreate>preffered image format>PNG

Cleared the ipad's store, or different canvas sizes, this problem is always came through.

(For all that: 5 star)

Developer Response ,

Hi LATT-LA – We're sorry to hear that you're experiencing this issue and would like to help. Please get in touch via our Support Form with more information and a video of what's happening. We'll do everything we can to help. 😄 (https://support.procreate.art/)

App Privacy

The developer, Savage Interactive Pty Ltd, has indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Collected

The developer does not collect any data from this app.

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Savage Interactive Pty Ltd
326.1 MB

Requires iOS 13.2 or later. Compatible with iPad.


English, Arabic, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish

Age Rating
In-App Purchases
  1. Early Access 2015


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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