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Best Drawing Idea Generator App & Other Alternatives

May 6, 2020 (updated)

Drawing idea generator: FakeClients.com/illustration

What’s a drawing ideas generator app?

When you start drawing, it’s pretty easy to get new ideas for things to draw. It does become more difficult after a while though. After you’ve drawn most obvious object and have become bored of it, it’s often hard to find the motivation to continue drawing. That’s where a drawing idea generator app comes in handy. These apps can help you get some new ideas when you are out of ideas for new things to draw. These apps make it easy to stay inspired while drawing and to keep yourself motivated. Most of these apps work quite the same. Simply press a button and it will generate a new drawing idea for you. For some apps, you can even set some custom requirements to customize the drawing ideas it generates.

How to overcome artist block

The process of getting inspired can be one of the hardest parts of drawing and art in general. Artist block can be hard to overcome if you are unable to get outside of your head. Once you find a fitting platform to get your inspiration back, you will finally be able to get back on your artistic track. Therefore, here are some good drawing idea generator apps for when you are feeling uninspired or if you are simply looking for a simple way to get back into drawing by getting some fresh and original drawing content.

Draw it! - Creative Ideas

‘Sketch Ideas’ is yet another unique app to get drawing idea inspiration. For only $1.99 you can find this app in the App Store. It is a clean and simple app that is very easy to use. By clicking a button the app will give you a ‘WHO’ and a ‘WHAT’ to draw. That way, you will have a subject, which can be anything from a vegetable to Beyonce, and the scenario the subject finds himself in. You can also add new WHO and WHAT cards when you are feeling inspired. If you come across a card that is not within your interests or capabilities, you are also able to delete certain cards you don’t like as much. It is even possible to ‘lock’ one of the given cards, for instance, if you do like your WHO card, but you would rather see it with a different WHAT card. This way you will find the perfect generated drawing idea.

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Sketch Ideas

‘Sketch Ideas’ is yet another unique app to get drawing idea inspiration. For only $1.99 you can find this app in the App Store. It is a clean and simple app that is very easy to use. By clicking a button the app will give you a ‘WHO’ and a ‘WHAT’ to draw. That way, you will have a subject, which can be anything from a vegetable to Beyonce, and the scenario the subject finds himself in. You can also add new WHO and WHAT cards when you are feeling inspired. If you come across a card which is not within your interests or capabilities, you are also able to delete certain cards you don’t like as much. It is even possible to ‘lock’ one of the given cards, for instance, if you do like your WHO card, but you would rather see it with a different WHAT card. This way you will find the perfect generated drawing idea.

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WannaDraw

WannaDraw is a new drawing idea generator app that was created by TikTok creator auditydraws. It is quite a simple app compared to the other ones and it works by combining two parameters. The app shows two screens that quickly shuffle between different drawing prompt requirements. You then press the screens one at the time and it will stop at a random drawing idea. When you have pressed the two screens, you can combine the two to use as a new drawing idea.

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What to draw?

‘What to draw?’ is a similar drawing idea generator app to ‘Draw it!’. It is also available in the Google Play Store and has a large variety of different categories such as ‘Medieval Fantasy’ and ‘Cyberpunk and Space’. However, ‘What to draw?’ also gives you the opportunity to get feedback on your drawing, and on top of that, you are able to select just how complex you want the drawing idea generator to get. Furthermore, you are able to make a favorite list of the generated drawing ideas that you like the most or that you are currently working on within the app. It also provides you with the choice of either randomly generated drawing ideas or pre-written drawing ideas.

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DrawingIdeas.co

Another great alternative is DrawingIdeas.co, a web app that generates drawing ideas for you from easy to hard, making it a great way to get inspired no matter your skill level. It is easy to use and will never bore you because of its endless possible combinations. To use it, simply go to DrawingIdeas.co and click on the ‘Generate Idea’ button. This gives you a short and easily understandable drawing idea including some details such as which technique to use, a subject, and some other wanted requirements. When done with your artwork, you can also share it on the feedback section within the site. This way you are not only practicing, but you are also receiving criticism and tips on how to improve your skillset and get even better. It has everything you need from a drawing ideas generator.

DrawingIdeas.co

FakeClients.com

If you are still finding it hard to get back on your artistic journey, FakeClients.com might be exactly what you need. It is also an idea generator, but not only for drawing. By clicking the menu you can choose things such as logo design, illustration, and even web design. This can come in quite handy when you feel like you are stuck when it comes to drawing, as some alternation and variety within your artistic habits might clear your head and get your juices flowing once again. FakeClients.com generates ideas within briefs very similar to how a potential future client would, and you can even choose for longer more detailed briefs for if you really want to perfect your skill. By going pro, you can get more of these long detailed briefs and you get access to the feedback page, where you can share your work with others and comment on theirs.

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