Unleash your creativity with these 10 apps for iPhone and Android
1. Draw Something Sketchy
Just swipe your fingers across your Android device's display and Draw Something Sketchy will transform the traces into harmonic lines, creating pretty drawings in an instant. You have 12 different brushes to choose from, and images can be imported from your smartphone or tablet's gallery.
Sketji is a simple sketching app designed to work on the iPhone and the iPad. Again, you use your fingers to draw strokes on the canvas, and the app makes sure your lines look as if they have been drawn with a real brush.
Download: iPhone or iPad ($1.99)
3. Adobe Photoshop Touch
Graphics rtists who demand a more capable drawing and image editing application, however, should consider trying Adobe Photoshop Touch, available on the iPad and Android devices. Just be prepared to drop $10 on the table for this popular piece of software.
Download: iPad ($9.99) | Android ($9.99)
4. Caustic 2
If you want to create digital music with your Android smartphone or tablet, check out Caustic 2. It is a versatile application that includes a number of synthesizers, samplers, and a sequencer – quite a lot of stuff for a free piece of software.
For music makers who own an iPhone or an iPad we have iSequence. This $4.99 application comes loaded with 110 professional instruments, such as drum kits, synths, leads, pads, and more, not to mention that additional ones are available for purchase. Projects can be exported in WAV or MIDI format over Wi-Fi.
Download: iPhone or iPad ($4.99)
Want to unleash your inner DJ? Then here is the iPad application that might just do the trick. It has most of the tools that you would find on a professional DJ rig, such as an equalizer, tempo and pitch control, loop controller, and a spectrum display to help you match those beats perfectly.
Download: iPad ($19.99)
Can't sing? We aren't good at that either, yet thankfully, developers have made the app just for us. It is called Songify and it magically transforms ordinary speech into a song. Will your musical masterpiece top the charts?
Download: iPhone | Android
8. Let's create! Pottery
Who said that pottery requires you to get your hands dirty? With an app like this, you can make your own, virtual clay creations, as long as you don't mind the rather steep price.
Download: iPhone ($4.99) | Android ($4.99)
9. Mark On Call for iPhone
With this neat, little iPhone app you can practice your interior design skills or plan the arrangement of the furniture in your new apartment, for example.
Download: iPhone ($1.99)
10. Sketcher 3D Pro
If you want to create three-dimensinal designs, then Sketcher 3D Pro might come in handy. It is made for 3D modeling and features some physics simulation tools as well. Supports OBJ files that can be exported or imported for use with other applications.
Download: Android ($1.99)
11. Bonus app: Androidify
With Androidify you can create your own Android-themed avatar, just like you see on these screenshots. It is the app you need in order to show off your appreciation for Google's mobile platform.