Procreate Handbook

Version 5X

Drawing Guides and Assistance

Offering snappy Drawing Assist, powerful Perspective, mind-bending Symmetry, and the instant perfection of QuickShape, Procreate’s array of Drawing Guides and assistive tools frees you up to focus on the big picture.

Create

Create a wide array of Drawing Guides to help you build the structure of your artwork. Activate a guide, choose the functions you need, and tweak how it looks.

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2D Grid

2D Grids keep your work in proportion. This squared grid is ideal for building two-dimensional shapes and, with Drawing Assist, keeping your strokes aligned.

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Isometric Guide

Isometric Guides give you the power to add a third dimension to your creations, ideal for engineering, architecture, and other technical graphics.

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Perspective Guide

Perspective Guides offer adjustable vanishing points. Use these to construct realistic objects and backgrounds in your artwork.

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Symmetry Guide

Symmetry guides mirror your art across multiple planes for mind-bending effects.

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Drawing Assist

Create technically accurate drawings while Procreate does the heavy lifting. Drawing Assist matches your strokes to the Drawing Guide you’ve chosen so your work flows faster.

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QuickShape

QuickShape snaps hand-drawn lines and shapes into their perfect forms in the blink of an eye.

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