Paper.Where ideas begin.
Available on the App Store

Pick up your tools.

Five essential tools optimized for the creative process to Sketch, Write, Draw, Outline and Color. Start with Draw and purchase additional tools from the in-app store.


Capture ideas beautifully.
This versatile fountain pen draws from thick to thin based on your movement. It's the quintessential drawing tool for any idea.



Start with a sketch.
This soft lead pencil blends from light to dark for sketching scenes, objects, and ideas in rough form.

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Think bold.
Graph insights, draft a plan, or outline a presentation with this bold marker.

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The power of words.
Write messages, add captions, or capture your thoughts with this quality ink pen. The written word never looked so beautiful.

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Give color to your ideas.
Master watercolor as you move from a light wash to deep, rich color with the speed of the brush as colors blend naturally on the page.

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Play between the shades.
A new, natural way to mix beautiful colors and create your own custom palettes.

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Faster, better, smarter.

Expressive Ink Engine
The most beautiful digital ink is now 3x faster. New high-resolution ink offers a range of expression from a single tool, without fussing with settings. Beautiful coloring, sketching, and writing that just works.

Get closer to your ideas. Zoom gives you fast access to deeper levels of your drawing, without losing your place on the page. Simple, powerful, intuitive.

OpenGL Graphics
Built with the powerful OpenGL framework, Paper is the first productivity tool to match the rich, immersive world of games. Paper flows effortlessly between tasks with real-time 3D and shadows.

Get in
the flow.

At last, mobile creation done right. Paper was designed from the ground up for touch and creating on the go. It keeps you in the flow with no fussy buttons, settings or other distractions. Paper works the way you think, like a familiar notebook or journal. Have all of your ideas with you in one place.

We love mistakes. Use two fingers to undo to any previous point in time without leaving your flow.

Made With Paper
Let the creative sparks fly. Get inspired by fresh ideas from some of Paper’s most exciting creators, right within the app.

Move and duplicate pages and journals with the ease and control of multi-touch.



Share your ideas instantly. Stream pages to Tumblr, send them over email, or share pages with your friends on Facebook and Twitter.

Tumblr theme. Get our free Paper Stacks theme on Tumblr, built from the ground up for touch. Paper Stacks is a beautiful new way to showcase ideas, made for Paper and inspired by our community of creators. Present pages in paper stacks and feature your favorites. Swipe images aside to reveal the next one. Curate your own gallery. Let your passion shine.