Infinite Painter- A Chromebook App That Helps Students Create Realistic Paintings

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Infinite Painter is a Chromebook app that allows students to create expressive artwork and engage in design creation activities in and outside class. The app offers a wide variety of tools and features that make it easy for students to learn key painting and sketching skills, ones that can  be translated to other applications. The app also comes with educational resources and video tutorials ideal for both beginners as well as seasoned artists.


Infinite Painter offers over 160 natural media brushes that can be used to create various forms of artistic work including in art illustrations and photo editing. Students can also use the app to sketch, blend, turn photos into paintings, and many more. Its simple and intuitive interface makes creating artwork fun and engaging. Other interesting features provided by Infinite Painter include: export images as JPEG, PNG, PSD, or ZIP; import and export PSD layers; gradient and pattern fill; reference images; rotate and flip the canvas; draw 3D cityscapes with five different perspective guides; layers and photoshop blend modes; and many more.

Infinite Painter is "a great tool for educators to view how students are approaching design-related problems. Besides offering a wide range of tools and features, the application also offers a growing Classroom section to teach both the application and design-related concepts." Watch the video below to learn about the basics of Infinite Painter.