Sketching on Apple Watch

Apple calls Digital Touch one of the Apple Watch's most personal feature. With it, you can send your mom, spouse, or best friend a tap, heartbeat, or even a quick sketch that will playback in real time for the recipient. If you practice, you can really get good at sketching on Apple Watch.

You can even sketch in more than one color now, wth customizable hues. That means you can turn your tiny drawing into a rainbow of personality.

How to select a new color to sketch with on Apple Watch

Sketching on Apple Watch is easy once you get used to it. You can even mix up your artwork by changing colors in mid-sketch.

  1. Select the Friend you want to sketch to.
  2. Tap the color switcher button in the upper right corner of the screen.
  3. Tap the color you wish to use.
  4. Tap the color switcher button again within three seconds of lifting your finger off of the screen to switch to a different color. (If you don't do it quickly, the Watch will assume you're finished and send the sketch.)
  5. Repeat step 3 until you've used all of the colors you want to use.

    Selecting a different color to sketch on Apple Watch

How to customize the Sketch color wheel on Apple Watch

You aren't relegated to the seven colors set by default in the Sketch feature on Apple Watch. You can fine-tune the hue of each for a more customized look.

  1. Select the Friend you want to sketch to.
  2. Tap the color switcher button in the upper right corner of the screen.
  3. Touch and hold a color. (Do not_ press firmly on the screen. It's not a Force Touch, it's a long touch.)
  4. Drag the circular color selector to the desired hue.
  5. Tap Done.

    Customizing the color wheel for sketching on Apple Watch

  6. Tap the color switcher button within three seconds of lifting your finger off of the screen to switch to a different color. (If you don't do it quickly, the Watch will assume you're finished and send the sketch.)
  7. Repeat steps 2 through 5 until you've used all of the colors you want to use.

    Sketching in multicolor is so cool

Any questions?

Is there anything else you want to know about using multiple colors to sketch with the Digital Touch feature on Apple Watch?

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