When the concept of the tablet was originally floated, the skepticism seemed insurmountable. Who needs an oversized smartphone that can’t make phone calls? A miniaturized laptop that doesn’t have a keyboard? That was the mentality at the time, but years later, tablets have become a crucial part of the market.

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Perhaps most exciting of all is how savvy individuals have made use of their tablets. On Friday, Business Insider shared 22 beautiful images that were all created on an iPad with the popular app Paper by developer FiftyThree. It’s a free app that we’ve covered in the past, and a no-brainer for any artist with an iPad.

Here are a few of the incredible pieces from the article, but be sure to head to the link in the source to see all 22 images:

(Credit: adoodlinby)

(Credit: Angela Kalokairinou)

(Credit: Miki Früh)

Jacob started covering video games and technology in college as a hobby, but it quickly became clear to him that this was what he wanted to do for a living. He currently resides in New York writing for BGR. His previously published work can be found on TechHive, VentureBeat and Game Rant.