In today's world, it is no longer necessary to take formal art classes in order to explore your creative side. If you own an iPad or iPhone, you have a number of applications at your disposal to unleash your artistic imagination.
Bazaart by Bazaart Ltd
Bazaart is a collage application that comes with a plethora of tools and resources that will immediately turn your blank canvas into a flourishing masterpiece. For starters, you can choose any canvas size you want. If you are not quite sure what size to begin with, Bazaart provides a bunch of templates - portrait, square, landscape - as well as other formats for Instagram, Facebook. Twitter, Pinterest, and Youtube. Oh yes, you can customize the size to your liking. Bazaart is a collage app so just about anything can be added to your artwork. There is no need to fear the challenge of facing a blank canvas because Bazaart comes with tons of media preinstalled. You can search for images on the web, explore a library of photographic images, add stickers, add tons of fun fonts, and photos from your camera roll or iCloud Drive. Bazaart's interface is intuitive, incorporating gestures to swap between layers and/or projects. While you have fun collaging, you can enhance your workflow and creativity by using Bazaart's adjustment tools, filters, and magical cut-out tools. You can use Bazaart as your private art portfolio or you can share your creations with an online community. There is no need to fear art school. Bazaart is your personal mobile studio. Bazaart was free for many years but now comes with a subscription fee of $20 a year.
Matter by Pixite LLC
The sky is the limit when drawing and combining images, but what about 3D? Matter is application that enables you to add a wide library of organic and geometric shapes to your photos, giving your creations a hyperreal appearance. The objects in matter are unlike anything you will encounter. The shapes are fluid like liquid metal, and some are intricately designed to resemble complex machinery or architecture. Each object rotates in space and can take on many guises that range from reflective to translucent surfaces. The three dimensionality of the shapes are enhanced by shadows that move as the objects move. There is no need to be shy because you can add layers of multiple objects to create fascinating juxtapositions. This immersive 3d experience is not limited to 2D creations. Matter also lets your export your projects as videos. As you transform your photos into new universes, you can watch your objects float through space and pulsate to sounds you add from the built-in library or iTunes. Get ready for a trip to the hyperreal.
Clips by Apple
Our iPhones are like appendages, extensions of our bodies. We use them to express ourselves through words, pictures, and gestures. As a result, the medium we use to express ourselves is literally at our fingertips. Instagram, Snapchat, and Facebook are vehicles for reaching our audience, but Clips by Apple is the creative means by which you can share your imagination with the world. Designed to integrate into education and social media platforms, users can create instructive and imaginative videos using special features like "Live Titles" which utilizes speech-to-text to animate the use of the spoken word. Record yourself or any content you add from your library and Clips will help you do the rest. After recording, add fun and zany title clips or posters, music, and effects like animated labels, stickers, and emoji. It's common to share our content through digital media, but it's rare to do it with style. Check out our review on YouTube.