You can use any capacitive or magnetic field passive stylus with Procreate, without the need for a Bluetooth connection. Procreate Pocket doesn’t support third-party styli on iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, or on any iPhone 12 models due to their OLED screen technology.
How do I add a stylus to Procreate?
Look to the upper left corner of the Procreate app for a wrench-like symbol. Tap on that symbol. It opens a window where you can pick your type of stylus and then below that is a large circular dot that you tap and hold the stylus to use to pair the stylus to the Procreate app.
What can I use instead of an Apple Pencil at home?
In order to create the stylus for your iPad, you’ll need the following materials, which you should be able to find around your house:
- Q-Tip (aka cotton swab)
- Disposable ballpoint pen.
- Aluminum foil.
- Scissors (or other cutting tool)
- Pipe cleaner (optional)
Why is Procreate not drawing?
Check what settings you have active under Smudge, Erase and Assisted Drawing – if any are selected there, turn them off. Check under the General tab too and if Global Touch is turned on, turn it off. – make sure you don’t have Alpha Lock active on the layer you’re trying to draw on.
Is Procreate free on Android?
Procreate is not available for Android but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is Autodesk SketchBook, which is free.
Do you have to pay for procreate every month?
Procreate is $9.99 to download. There’s no subscription or renewal fee. You pay for the app once and that’s it. If you are already using an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil, that’s a pretty enticing deal.
Do you have to pay for procreate pocket every month?
No subscriptions. Just $4.99 USD exclusively from the App Store.