10 Best iPad Apps For Designers

Nowadays, an increasing number of people within the design industry use Apple iPad for various tasks. But there are so many apps available in the Apple store and how do you filter them to find the right app that works for you. To save your time, listed here are the top 10 iPad apps for designers.

1. Foldify

Foldify, from the developer ‘Pixle’, is an iPad app that enables you create, fold and print 3-D figures on your iPad. This app includes tons of free content so that you can create amazing paper craft figures with a little artistic talent required. A real time 3D preview mode is also available that helps make sure that your little character is exactly right before printing.

2. Forger

Forger is a sculpting iPad app that comes with a number of useful tools that makes freeform ‘3D’ modeling feasible one the move. By using built-in base meshes, it is very fast and easy to get started with the app, while saving the design is a breeze and you can export it to your desktop once you are done.

3. Computer Arts

Computer Arts is the famous and best magazine for designers, illustrators as well as creative experts, and now it is available right on iPad/iPod via Newsstand. The app has become a source for inspiration in design, enabling the users to advance their techniques in Photoshop, logo design and illustration.

4. App Cooker

It’s a rapid prototyping app that runs on the iPad. App Cooker allows you to create and design interactive prototypes that could be shared via several options, including DropBox. Also, this app provides you access to Apple UI Widgets, a wire framing kit, text, shapes, as well as your own images.

5. Formit

Formit is a free iPad app that lets design experts to create as well as collaborate on their design concepts. This app is developed by Autodesk, one of the popular 3-D design companies. The app supports BIM (Building Information Modeling) as well as RVT, SAT file formats. The designs can easily be stored and also shared in the cloud using ‘Autodesk 360’ cloud services.

6. Remodelista

Remodelista app provides you with the access to an online source-book that is excellent for discovering inspirational interior design ideas, DIY projects as well as product reviews. The app’s “Steal-This-Look” feature enables you revive the look of a modern room’s furniture, lighting and several other design elements like window blinds, drapes and flooring options.

7. Penultimate

Penultimate is a powerful, stylish and easy to use app developed by Cocoa Box Design. This app motivates you to keep sketches, take notes- whether you are in your home, office or on the go.

8. iDesign

iDesign is one of the best apps for precision 2-D vector drawing and designing. It provides you the great user-friendly environment  in an user-friendly and easy to use interface. It is also available for iPhone and iPod touch.

9. Houzz

The Houzz is a free app that brings together interior designers and architects from all over the country and puts their tips in to one place on your iPad. Using this app, you can search and store interior/outdoor design photos as well as tips from famous designers anywhere in the United States. Or, if you aren’t in to do-it-yourself, then this app can help you find a right designer to meet your preferences.

10. iDraw

iDraw is a feature packed vector drawing and illustration app available on your iPad. It provides you the great platform to create logos much easily. It performs various functions like layers, images, texts, brushes, multi-colored gradients, clipping, a powerful Pen Tool, customizable canvas styles, PDF export, and more.

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