- Loop [ iOS ]
Dead-simple free app for iPhone or iPad, Loop has a clean, intuitive interface, onion skinning [ allows you to trace previous frames ], export as .gif to email, camera roll, & tumblr. Instant gratification – draw & make it move!
2. Animation Desk [ iOS ] [ Android ]
This $4.99 app for iPad or iPhone as well as Android supports old-school hand-drawn animation. Huge amount of tools, drawing in layers [ background, middle ground, foreground ] while you can do simple line-drawn things, this app supports reference photos and so much more, you’ll want to create larger projects with it.
3. GIFPaint [ web browser ]
4. Draw Island [ web browser ]
A more fully-featured drawing interface, with this tool you can work in layers, create animations, and download your finished project to your computer. Choose different interfaces depending on what device you’re using. No social network functionality. Just go to the island and draw stuff!
5. Animatic [ iOS ] [ Android ]