Nomad Compose review

Create digital paintings with this dual-tipped paintbrush for the iPad and other tablets.

Our Verdict

A wonderful brush for digital artists to use with tablets that feels authentic in the hand.


  • Beautiful design
  • Feels like a regular paintbrush
  • Protective case


  • No option to buy both brush sets

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In a nutshell, the Nomad Compose brush is a wonderful addition to the digital artist’s tool set. Its basic but beautiful design exudes quality, and as soon as you pick it up, you know it’s going to deliver.

It’s essentially a brush that can be used instead of a finger or other stylus on tablet devices such as the iPad. We used it on an iPad 2 with two painting apps - Adobe Eazel and ArtRage - and in both cases the reaction of the brush was sublime, adding a genuinely enhanced ‘painting’ experience.

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The Verdict

out of 10

Nomad Compose

A wonderful brush for digital artists to use with tablets that feels authentic in the hand.

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