An abstract painting of a Mosque using the Paintology app


Painting of a mosque in Istanbul, Turkey and is a familiar site in the skyline if you have ever visited Istanbul. The architecture of these famous mosques are breathtaking with the domes breaking the longitudinal lines of the city sky and the minarets jutting out into the sky.

What are the best styluses for your smartphones & tablets


The stylus is making a big come back now that many folks have large screen smartphones as well as tablets. What was once popular over a decade ago with the PDAs coming from Palm and other manufacturers their uses cannot be underestimated.

Van Gogh Wheat fields with cypresses painted on Galaxy Tab 2 using Paintology app


Ever wanted to create a painting of a grand master, then you can with your Android tablet and a free copy of Paintology (downloadable from Google play). Fig. 1 shows a famous painting by Vincent Van Gogh ‘Wheat fields with cypresses’ created on the tablet in about 30 minutes. I don’t expect everyone to make a drawing this fast since you may not be as familiar with the tools of Paintology like I am. However, it shows how with a little effort and some patience you can start painting and drawing like this.


Help Brief – Paintology

We are delighted that you have downloaded Paintology and having great fun playing with this app! This site has been designed to help you get up to speed quickly with the app from the many instructions and courses as well as information on how to get the most out of the app. We understand that some users will have some issues related to the app and we are here to help!

Using the shade tool of Paintology to paint fruits


I have been getting more used to the Galaxy Tab 2 with my Paintology app loaded and playing around with the brushes and strokes. The key to good drawing and painting requires a versatility in the tools you use and not confine yourself to any specific set of tools. I have to always keep in mind that Paintology has 20 types of powerful brushes that have great effects and are ideal for certain subjects when drawing.

Quick guide to using Paintology


The Paintology app is a fairly simple but a powerful app to use with your Android smartphone or tablets. It will allow you to create numerous drawings with the powerful tools available and extend your creativity skills. It has a very intuitive interface that takes less than minutes to get going and we have prepared a quick guide here for reference.

Head to head of free mobile drawing and painting apps – Paintology & Paintjoy


Drawing apps are becoming more popular because of the popularity of the touchscreen smartphones helped by the huge popularity of the Google Android operating system (OS). Today, Android is the number one platform for mobile units and its an astonishing achievement considering that it was launched only a few years ago and needed to compete with the well established operating systems from Apple and Nokia.

Speed drawing on the Samsung Galaxy Note with S pen and Paintology

  This painting was done using a Galaxy Note with S-Pen and the Paintology Android app and was made around 30 mins. The training shows how one can create “art” in relatively little time on your tablet or phone and in particular due to the superb interface of the Paintology app. selected a light canvas background for […]

Speed painting on the Motorola Droid using a custom made stylus and Paintology

  Now anyone can make interesting works of art on your smartphone and this video demonstrates how. The stylus I used for this is based around an anti-static material which I cut out and wrapped around the pen. I unwrapped a paper clip and wrapped the foil around the pen over the foil template. You […]