Category Archives: drawing

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

Review: Preschoolers are in for winter fun with Ella Bella Bingo

    Bottom Line: Ella Bella Winter Fun takes your child into the world of Ella Bella Bingo of Sunshine Garden for some wintery fun. With multiple games and activities, this app will provide hours of enriching entertainment for your preschooler. Continue Reading

SQUEEE!! Peppa’s Paintbox makes all kinds of Peppa Pig dreams come true

Kids who adore this fun and funny cartoon featuring my favorite snorting family of pigs and their lovable zoo-themed friends will flip when they get to jump into this app like it's a muddy puddle. Children can choose to play with George or Peppa and create dazzling works of art to share with the class.… Continue Reading

New Top Pick! RosMedia has created a terrific FREE fall app with 123 Kids Fun Autumn Designer

    Bottom Line: A fun, creative and FREE app with great graphics — lets kids create to their hearts' content with leaves, pinecones, berries and other fall goodies provided by Mother Nature. A rare find — an app that is incredibly high quality and yet completely free. Continue Reading

Good Free Apps of the Day: Seven free apps for Tiggly teach shapes, counting and more

If you follow us over at Smart Apps for Special Needs, you have probably heard of the Tiggly Shapes before. These are fun little shapes that interact with the iPad. Not only does Tiggly create these fun, interactive toys, but they also make FREE apps! We thought it was time to share what everyone is talking… Continue Reading

Top drawing apps for kids: Let’s Draw Simple! teaches kids to draw complex pictures with simple shapes

    Bottom Line: From the developers at Agatsuma Entertainment Company comes this drawing app, Let’s Draw Simple! Geared toward young children, this app is based on the drawing books of artist sensei Kazesaburou Akiyama. Children are led through the basic steps of drawing more complex pictures using three simple shapes: circle, square and triangle.  Continue Reading

This week on Smart Apps For Android — world builders, new releases, Peep and the Big Wide World and Toca Boca on sale!

Another awesome week at Smart Apps For Android. We are beginning to see a change in the amount of quality apps for kids available on both Amazon Apps for Android and Google Play and the more we support great developers releasing on the Android platform, the better it will become. Check out what happened over… Continue Reading

Creativity apps for preschoolers: Labo Car Designer lets little ones draw and drive their own set of wheels

    Bottom Line: Labo Car Designer is a creative app that allows children the opportunity to draw cars and then drive them through a cartoon town. While I feel that this is more of a drawing app than a design app, it does have many features that will appeal to young children.  Continue Reading

Review: Creative Book lets kids create their own coloring pages

    Bottom Line: Creative Book is a FREE app designed to let you create your own coloring pages using any of 500+ stickers to construct scenes straight out of your imagination. While it is nothing revolutionary, it is a nicely made creative app. But in a market flooded with apps to help you create your… Continue Reading

Giveaway: Win a $50 iTunes GC while kids craft their little hearts away with Bamba Craft

To celebrate the release of their new and FREE app, Bamba Craft, the folks at Mezmedia are sponsoring this sweet giveaway for a $50 iTunes gift card and all you have to do is enter! Bamba Craft takes all the fun of exploring and creativity, adds a dash of adventure then splashes some paint around… Continue Reading