December 22, 2011 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] New York, New York - Scribble Press, a leader in children's self-publishing, announces the release of Scribble Press for iPad. Through the launch of this application, Scribble Press expands its self-publishing success into the digital marketplace, continuing to provide children the tools to inspire imagination and transform moments of creativity into books.
Launched in 2008, Scribble Press's mission is to inspire writing, reading and sharing and to provide children with an outlet for educational, creative fun. The new Scribble Press app takes the fun of turning scribbles, doodles and imaginings into the satisfaction of a finished story.
"Creating and sharing books with my own children inspired me to create Scribble Press," notes Anna Barber, the CEO and co-founder. "Scribble Press for iPad will bring that opportunity to kids everywhere by taking advantage of the tremendous opportunities for storytelling created by new technology. We're so excited to see books made by kids from all over the world and in all languages, and for kids to have fun telling their stories through different media and sharing them with family and friends."
Scribble Press for iPad makes it easy to create a book on the iPad. Children, and grownups too, can: write original stories or use one of over 50 story templates, draw using over 500 drawing tools, upload photos or original artwork and instantly publish in the eBook gallery or share with friends anywhere in the world.
Scribble Press for iPad includes:
* An easy and fun to use book layout tool;
* A writing template that facilitates text input in any language
* Over 500 drawing tools, including markers and stamps in a vast array of colors
* 50 story templates
* A unique sticker collection
* Your own photo library
* Sharing tools that make it easy to show the world - or just family and friends - your great finished product
* Plus, you can use Scribble Press for iPad to read books created by other kids, from all around the world
With a long list of celebrity fans and supporters from the educational community, Scribble Press's three flagship studios in Santa Monica and New York offer children the hands on experience of writing and illustrating books; publishing them while kids wait. Scribble Press for iPad and the Scribble Press Author Tool Kit allow children to scribble and create wherever they go
Co-founder and CEO Anna Barber grew up in New York City where her parents were publishing executives. She launched Scribble Press in 2008 in Los Angeles, where she lives with her husband, two sons and two stepdaughters. She graduated from Yale College and Yale Law School and previously worked as a corporate lawyer, strategy consultant and tech entrepreneur.
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iOS 5.0 or later
* 20.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Scribble Press 1.0 is Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
Scribble Press was created by two moms, Anna Barber and Darcy Pollack, as a place for kids and families to write, illustrate and publish their own books. The 3 stores are fully equipped art studios complete with printing and bookbinding on site. Come with your story, and leave with a book! There are lots of other creative projects, too, for kids of all ages, and we've got everything you need to make beautiful, one-of-a-kind gifts. 1109 Montana Ave, Santa Monica/1624 First Avenue, New York, NY/217 West 84th Street, New York, NY. Copyright (C) 2011 Scribble Press. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.