We’ve scoured the web and found some of the best online drawing tools to use in class. While standard painting programs are entertaining for a while, these innovative applications will keep your class coming back over and over again.
This free to use program allows you to easily turn photos into works of art in a range of fun styles – the program chooses the correct colours for you meaning the user just concentrates on the brushstrokes. There is also the option to order a print of your creation on a real canvas!
Paintanywhere is an easy to use drawing tool that integrates smoothly with the Learnanywhere VLE. Designed specifically for primary school children, the accessible dashboard and controls make it great for students just starting to experiment with drawing online.
A unique paint program that lets you create original artworks with flame brushes. Get creative in the classroom by creating unconventional designs and effects online.
Get everyone in class to create their own flower with this simple programme. Pick from the various petals and colour them in, either on a white background or using the templates uploaded by other users. Email and share the flower with family members, or name it and upload it to the site for all to see.
If you are after something very simple, this is the programme for you. Pupils can doodle away to their hearts content without wasting mountains of paper (although the results can be printed off if necessary!) using this straightforward online whiteboard