About Adobe Fresco: Draw & Paint

Adobe Fresco is your personal & professional drawing tool for everything, regardless of skill level. Sync across devices, create, draw & inspire from anywhere you go.

Adobe Fresco is a free drawing and painting app designed for artists of all skill levels. Built specially for iPad with Apple Pencil and iPhone, Fresco offers a wide variety of brushes to help you create your next masterpiece.

Create beautiful digital art with three types of brushes:

• Live Brushes: Paint with watercolours and oils that blossom, blend, smear, and smudge just like the real thing.
• Pixel brushes: Experiment with world-class Photoshop brushes (.abr) that mimic mediums like charcoal, pastel, and more.
• Vector brushes: Create crisp lines for designs that can scale to any size.

Canvas or a sketch pad, watercolour or oils – Fresco has you covered. Easily paste reference images from your clipboard to trace and practice your form. Make your artwork more dynamic using our motion tools or show off your process with family and friends by exporting a timelapse video.

Adobe Fresco reimagines essential tools for illustrators, including modernized selection and masking with a flexible UI so you can draw faster and without distractions. Brushes and projects follow you across devices so you can work wherever inspiration strikes. Subscribe to the premium version of Fresco to access thousands of premium brushes, fonts, shapes and increased cloud storage.

• Brush variety — Paint with 50+ Photoshop paint brushes, vector brushes, and exclusive Live Brushes. Use built-in smudge brushes for easy blending as well as a set of pixel and vector eraser brushes.
• Professional-level tools — Create like a pro with powerful tools for drawing and painting including selections, masking, unlimited layers and layer groups.
• Multicolour eyedrop — Pick up the elements of any piece of artwork to paint with multiple colours at once using any pixel brush or Live Brush.
• Recolour your artwork — Photoshop-like adjustment layers allow you to easily test and apply changes to brightness, hue/saturation, and colour balance.
• Time-lapse — Export a video that replays the creation of your artwork from start to finish.
• Magic wand, liquify and free transform — Easily select your artwork with the magic wand tool and use liquify and other free transform tools to alter any object.
• Motion tools — Adding motion to your artwork is as easy as drawing a stroke. Create an animation frame by frame or with motion paths for a GIF or MP4 movie file.
• Learn content — Strengthen your skills with step-by-step tutorials and built-in video tutorials.
• Drawing aids — Trace along the edges of a ruler, circle, square or polygon with a brush or fill inside or outside of a shape with the Fill tool.
• Guides & grids — Align your artwork easily, create natural-looking perspective artwork or create perspective from an imported photo.
• Share your artwork — Export in popular formats like PNG, JPG and layered PSD files.
• Seamless integration with Photoshop and Illustrator — Open documents in either app without importing or exporting.
• Sketch and Draw migration — Access your Adobe Photoshop Sketch and Adobe Illustrator Draw projects the first time you sign into Fresco.

• An expanded library of 1,000+ brushes
• Access to over 1000+ premium fonts for use in Fresco
• Seasonal brush releases from Illustration evangelist Kyle T. Webster
• Ability to import brushes (ABR files)
• Increased Creative Cloud storage

Terms & Conditions:
Your use of this application is governed by the Adobe General Terms of Use and the Adobe Privacy Policy

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Additional Information
4.6.1 (1 GB)
May 20, 2023
4+ Years
First Released
Sep 24, 2019
App Store ID
Available on
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