Category Archives: art

Review- Animals: Colors & Games for toddlers

Review- Animals: Colors & Games for toddlers

Bottom Line: Although it’s nothing boldly original, Animals: Colors & Games visits all the traditional learning tools for toddlers including coloring farm and zoo animals as well as simple games for reinforcing color identification. If you would like to download this app, please support Smart Apps for Kids by using this handy download button we’ve… Continue Reading

Top Pick! Drawp Unlimited makes drawing creative and fun, with safe family sharing and messaging

  Bottom Line: Drawp Unlimited is my favorite kid-friendly drawing app. It’s open-ended with multiple options for drawing and coloring. It’s also very easy for kids to share drawings with only the approved contacts, making it a fun app for grandparents, too. Continue Reading

Good Free App of the Day: Drawp Lite – Family Art and Messaging App!

Smart Apps For Kids has reviewed Drawp and Drawp for School, and now we're sharing Drawp Lite! Try out this fantastic family art and messaging app for FREE!  Learn more about the Drawp family of apps on the website, www.drawp.it. There's even a private gallery where parents can view all of the family's artwork online, and… Continue Reading

Complete and updated list of FREE LEGO apps for Android! Now 35 FREE!

"WAHOO!" That's the sound of every LEGO-loving kiddo  you know when you told them that we have every single FREE LEGO app on both Android and Google Play in one place. Listed below are titles and links to a whopping 35 apps, and with a number that high, you're sure to find one app for… Continue Reading

Review: Learn letters and sounds with ABC Gurus

  Bottom line: An alphabet app which allows children to decorate letters while hearing the sounds they make and words that begin with that letter. ABC Gurus was developed by Colto, which happens to be based in Italy, so some sounds and letters are spoken differently than what young American users are used to. The app… Continue Reading

Featured App: Jiji’s Art and Buzz Machine is a multi-use, multi-functional family app

Jiji's Art & Buzz Machine is a new way for your family to keep in touch with friends and loved ones by sharing artwork and personal messages through the app itself or through social networks. Your kids can each have their own accounts to share their creations with family and friends. This free app offers… Continue Reading

Best book apps for kids: City Nights provides a story that’s well-written and beautifully illustrated

    Bottom Line: City Nights has whimsical illustrations, a soothing voice and well-integrated interactions, not to mention a solid and well-written story. The paper collage illustrations are fun to move around the screen and the music is awesome. It’s great as a shared read for bedtime. I’m too mellow after reading it to cheer,… Continue Reading

Keep your little ones entertained on a rainy day with Peppa’s Activity Maker! FREE!

    Bottom line:  Peppa’s Activity Maker is a handy tool to help plan fun projects and activities for kids and parents. From nifty craft projects to outdoor exploration, there is something fun for everyone. Peppa Pig fans will delight in this app, but even those unfamiliar with Peppa will love being able to find… Continue Reading

Let your kiddos get creative with new Top Pick ToyBrush 3D

    Bottom Line: Croco Studio is at it again. This time they’ve given us an app for the little artists in our lives. ToyBrush 3D is a delightful outlet for your kiddo’s creative mind. Users can decorate any one of 21 toys in endless combinations of colors and patterns. What a nice little gift… Continue Reading

Best apps for creativity: Use TutoKids to inspire and teach kids art!

    Bottom Line: An arts and crafts tutorial app for crafty kids of all ages! Watch complete, detailed how-to videos to make six projects in the free version, one from each project category. The projects are real art, too — no cut-and-paste cutesy crafts here. Purchase additional project videos through in-app purchases. Continue Reading