Drawing Desk for iMessage is Live!!!

February 15, 2017

  ‘The Best way to communicate feelings’ iMessage is Apple’s built-in instant messaging (IM) service. It lets you send text, pictures, videos, sounds, and locations quickly and easily to anyone using your iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple Watch.   Drawing Desk has released the latest update with the extension to iMessage where you can use your imagination to create messages for your loved ones or use stickers that are already available.It’s simply great for users, who get much richer functionality which is why stickers dominate the messaging world. Drawing Desk iMessage stickers make it easy for anyone to share bits of useful information with friends and family. Sticker packs become favorites for a wider variety of reasons; some are useful, allowing to get your point …

COLORING on Drawing Desk  – from a different angle

February 8, 2017

    The all new enhancements on our latest update allows you to explore and easily apply colors to your favorite doodle. The recent color enhancement offers the option of Drag on the Doodle Desk – where you can drag colors on your doodle to give all Doodle Desk users quick coloring movement and a versatile coloring experience.  Drawing Desk also offers more color themes and palettes to choose from! With a new and improved color picker, you can now pick the exact colors you want from the color spectrum and if that’s not enough you can even use it to create your own color palettes! There are also customized color themes to choose from along with various gradients and shades to choose from! Additionally.. …

What has Apple Pencil & 3D Touch got to do with Drawing Desk?

February 2, 2017

Well the answer to that basically is that it brings out a new level of fun while creating digital art. The main highlight is the fact that the Apple Pencil features palm-rejection technology in conjunction with the iPad Pro, which means your hand, arm, and fingers can rest against the screen while you use Drawing Desk! And don’t forget, Drawing Desk is now 3D Touch optimized, allowing you to get the full flow of creativity through painting, sketching and doodling. Drawing desk users can now  take advantage of their device’s pressure-sensitive screen when drawing. By applying more pressure you can create heavier darker strokes or lighter ones with less pressure, just as if you were using a real brush or pencil! This allows you to …

The Axian Story

December 23, 2016

Established in Sri Lanka in 2012, 4 Axis Solutions, has grown from a tiny start-up into an internationally recognized mobile app developing company. Aimed at catering to amateurs and professionals alike, 4 Axis Solutions designs and develops art-centered apps that will enable everyone to get creative in art, using digital technology. Our flagship product, Drawing Desk; available to download for free on Apple app store, surpassed its 10 million download mark and is among the top apps on the leader-boards in the US, UK, Canada and Russia. 4 Axis’s formation. The 4 entrepreneurs that formed 4 Axis Solutions were in pursuit of the same dream: to enable everyone to get creative in art using digital technology. Having met at the same university, these 4 undergraduates devised …

Aluth Avurudu Festivities 2k16!

December 22, 2016

Goodwill, happiness and joy fills the hearts of all Sri Lankans during the Sinhalese and Tamil New Year. The familiar sounds of the Koha-bird, the rhythmic beats of the Avurudu drums are heard. Old customs are revived and people exchange gifts and greetings with grace and happiness .This is the ‘Aluth Avurudu’ or the New Year season. This age old Aluth Avurudda; more commonly referred to as the Sinhala and Tamil New Year is a time for joy and merriment. It occurs when the sun enters Aries (Mesha) from Pisces (Meena) in accordance with the astrological calculations every year on April 13 and 14. This is the major festival in our country where the festive rites have to be observed at prescribed times given by …

4th year annual trip to Habarana Village by Cinnamon.

December 22, 2016

At 4 Axis, we believe that leisure is as important as work, and to substantiate this belief, every year, the company organizes annual trips to vivid rejuvenating locations across the country. After celebrating some heart throbbing moments at Hotel Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon in 2015, this year, the Axian family headed towards the cultural triangle in Sri Lanka: Sigiriya. Embraced in the heart of the monolith Sigiriya rock fortress, Hotel Habarana Village by Cinnamon is one of the most beautiful resorts in Sri Lanka, surrounded by mesmerizing natural sceneries. Axians at Habarana Village by Cinnamon: “Work Hard and Play Harder” is the Guru-Mantra of the Axians, and when it comes to company’s annual trip, everyone rejoices at the full throttle. An annual trip at 4 …

All-you-can-eat Pizza competition!

December 21, 2016

What better way to bring another year to a close than treat all employees to an all-you-can-eat pizza fest!? As we all know, “pizza is bae” for all us millennials. Bearing that in mind, we let our employees put their appetites to the test by allowing them to feast on a table filled with pizza slices of all kinds! The excitement was palpable! Thaya and Kapilan two of our beloved members managed to stomach 9 slices in 7 minutes and emerged as winners! It’s safe to say that everyone at 4 Axis that day ate to their heart’s content and would never look at a pizza slice the same way!  

Avurudu Celebrations at 4 Axis.

December 20, 2016

The Sinhala and Tamil New Year or the ‘Aluth Avurudda’ as we like to call it in Sinhala, is an important national holiday for both Sinhala Buddhists and the Tamil Hindus in Sri Lanka. Yet it is celebrated with equal zest by every Sri Lankan, all differences aside. Unique to the Sri Lankan culture, this festival signifies the beginning of the new year as well as the conclusion of the old year as specified by astrologers. The auspicious dates fall on the second week of the month of April, specifically on the 13th and 14th and are followed by a series of traditional customs and rituals.   The customary rites and rituals (e.g. lighting of the hearth, cooking and partaking of milk-rice, transactions, etc) performed …

Secret Santa in the office!

December 19, 2016

At 4 Axis, we make it a priority to provide for all a work-friendly atmosphere. With that in mind, the management treated their employees to a game of festive delight in lieu of the Christmas season as a fun and festive way of promoting staff culture.     Christmas is a time for joy and laughter; even at the workplace. And the Axian Family belted out some cheery “ho, ho, ho’s” by taking part in a merry game of ‘Secret Santa’ on the 23rd of December 2014.   Needless to say, there were several Santa-turned-Sherlock-Holmes’ who tried to oust the game, but the mischief was managed and a lot of laughs were made in the process.   The gift exchange idea was a great way …

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