When Apple first released the iPad, the tablet’s size was something of a joking point for many, who claimed it was really nothing but a blown-up iPhone. Now that it has stuck around long enough to change entire industries, not to mention have its own a South Park episode dedicated to it, the tablet’s size has actually become one of its biggest strengths. With its 9.7-inch display, an iPad allows you to digitally achieve what you could with a piece of paper: reading, writing and, yes, drawing.
There are countless apps out there that can accomplish the drawing part: so much so that simply choosing one can be overwhelming. Here are five that we feel offer the best range of options. Whether you want to use your drawing app for serious illustration, fun with friends, or quick brainstorming, chances are pretty good that one of the five apps below will... keep reading