Pixel Brush: Pixel Art Drawing

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About this app

Pixel Brush is an easy drawing studio to learn how to draw 8 bit art. Start a new hobby, sketch art for pixel art games, or create gifs and animations for your friends! The best pixel art creator app for your new hobby!

Practice on the canvas, share to the community, and gain feedback to learn how to draw 8 bit art.

Import your pixel art from Aseprite into Pixel Brush, and export it back to Aseprite.

Intuitive for beginners

• Pinch to zoom and tap to draw
• Pick from professional built-in color palettes, or import one from Lospec
• Zooming in reveals a mini-preview (try dragging it around)

Animate like a pro

• Create beautiful animations with onion-skinning, then share your pixel animation as a GIF/MP4
• Speed up or slow down individual frames
• Layers let you separate elements of your art, handy for organization

Grow as an artist

• Share your pixel art with the friendly community, we'd love to see your creations!
• Create art on canvases up to 1024x1024
• Save unlimited color palettes (including 8 bit palettes)

Other features:
• Export and import Aseprite files
• No ads
• Saving happens automatically, so you can focus on your creations
• Sharp exports with no blurring
• Create Isometric lines
• You can use a mouse if you'd prefer!

Designed for easy drawing, Pixel Brush is a pixel art creator app which can help you learn how to draw and start your new hobby!

Plenty more features are coming soon, so follow on social media (links in app) and stay tuned!
Updated on
Jan 15, 2023

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Data is encrypted in transit
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1.96K reviews
Mike G
November 14, 2022
I tried using this app, and at first it worked, but today it started being extremely unresponsive. It will just ignore inputs for a while, allow 1 or 2, then become unresponsive again. Is it a problem with Chromebook? I read anoter review saying its buggy on those. Also, if the thumbnail could be used to pan when zoomed in that would be amazing. Update: Thanks for the fast reply! Looking forward to an update! Also is it possible to have Volume Up/Down = Undo/Redo? Big quality of life up IMO!
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Jaween Ediriweera
November 13, 2022
Hi Mike, thanks for your feedback. I'm sorry that the app isn't working well on your Chromebook. I develop and test on phones and tablets, so I don't often get a chance to check the app on Chromebooks. You could send a video recording of the issue to pixelbrush.app@gmail.com and I can look into it. As for thumbnail panning, I will add it. Thanks
July 11, 2021
One of the best pixel art programs I've used. It's easy, versatile, and fast. However, it has one bug that makes it unusable. I can only add and remove pallettes, but not switch to the other color pallettes I've made. Without uniform color pallettes available, I can't make anything look good, especially for making game assets.
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Jaween Ediriweera
July 23, 2021
Thank you for your feedback Mazzyzerg. I have now released an update that improves the colour palettes system. You can add/delete/edit/move colours around a palette, as well as save and resuse colour palettes across drawings. Different drawings can have different colour palettes. I hope this helps you make game assets :) Jaween.
A Google user
November 15, 2018
The app seems to leave the first pixel blank when coloring in one long stroke. Can't adjust colors for the pallet using another color as a base. Very difficult for finding shades and highlights. Needs layers for sure. EDIT: After playing around with this for a while. I have a suggestion of adding hot keys. A secondary button that can be customized that tool it uses. The problem this app has is when you are drawing and mess up. You constantly have to swap out the pencil tool for the eraser tool just for one or two pixels.
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What's new

2.1.3 & 2.1.5 & 2.1.6 :
• Fixed a bug which auto-opened the wrong art
• Fixed a bug in 2.1.1 causing art not to save correctly
• Fixed payments in Merch Maker
• Handle some network errors

• Added folders to organize your art
• Fixed some of the crash reports
• View your art as a grid or a list
• Added ability to export/share from the files screen
• Copying files/folders/layers bases the new name on the original name
• Added Merch Maker: Create shirts with your own designs