This drawing tablet lets you use real art supplies

  • Published on Jan 9, 2019
  • The iSKN Slate Repaper drawing tablet is geared toward artists and is a huge improvement from the original Slate in 2016. The original product was unique in that it let the user fit magnetic rings on their own pens and pencils, which would work with the magnets in the tablet to convert strokes on to a companion app in real time. You could place any paper on the tablet, clip it in place, and start drawing. Back then, I was disappointed by the tablet’s bugginess and sensitivity, but this fourth-generation product fixes a lot of those issues.
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Comments • 169

  • hammy. 123
    hammy. 123 4 months ago

    Finally they've fixed it i wanted to get one but i watched a review about it during its 1st generation and i was amazed but then saw the glitches. I wanted it so bad and now since its fixed i might actualy get one.

  • Bunny Splash
    Bunny Splash 6 months ago

    The future is here

  • jason van der loew
    jason van der loew 7 months ago

    More and more Dami Lee!!!! ❤️❤️❤️

  • neo69121
    neo69121 8 months ago

    shes such a babe :)

  • ktm640lc4BGD
    ktm640lc4BGD 8 months ago

    Cheap scanner will do a better job

  • Crushenator500
    Crushenator500 8 months ago

    If you're drawing it on paper anyway you might as well just scan it. The digitized version isn't going to be as good as the scanned original, especially if you're shading with the side of your pencil or anything.

  • Jimmy Gunawan
    Jimmy Gunawan 8 months ago

    I’ll just use iPad Pro and Pencil, thanks.

  • Alex Li
    Alex Li 8 months ago

    You can do this with basically any tablet on the market

  • swng
    swng 8 months ago

    Looks fantastic
    assuming it actually works

  • lofutofu
    lofutofu 8 months ago

    This looks hella cool. Might have to cop this

  • Chaitanya Singh
    Chaitanya Singh 8 months ago +2

    I mean isn't the whole point of graphic tablet is that you don't have to worry about art supplies?
    Also, undoing even once and doing different layers would take a Hella lot of time as you have to change the paper every time and that's a big mess when you're undoing heavily in colouring/sketching
    No hate towards the product but I see it non practical if you're a digital artist, maybe some will find it useful but not me
    Nice to see Dami though

  • Abiy BattleSpell
    Abiy BattleSpell 8 months ago

    Real art supplies.... No No NOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!

  • Valeria/Splat_Me!
    Valeria/Splat_Me! 8 months ago


  • Kelly McDannald
    Kelly McDannald 8 months ago

    I have one and it works really well and I love it!!!!!!

  • IvoryCreek
    IvoryCreek 8 months ago

    They need to sell their own art supply with auto-recognization chips built in. Artists and Designers who constantly switch their tool in hand during their creation process should not need to go through the menus and change the color, tool type, etc. every time they switch, a total flow-killer.

  • Drwng Bad
    Drwng Bad 8 months ago

    I need that T~T

  • bobbou
    bobbou 8 months ago

    This is nothing new at all. Similiar technology have been available since before their initial kickstarter as well.

  • Angultra
    Angultra 8 months ago

    But it saves paper! Wait..

  • cwoolfork
    cwoolfork 8 months ago

    Now I can digitize my doodles! Sweet!

  • Jacob Beaver
    Jacob Beaver 8 months ago

    Now this is interesting.

  • Doonish
    Doonish 8 months ago

    Didnt Wacom already did this before?

  • Spicy Brain
    Spicy Brain 8 months ago

    I love your webtoon comic !!

  • Forced Media
    Forced Media 8 months ago

    Dami’s spot on ability to describe, explain and give a very balanced review has made her opinions very valuable to manufacturers and users.

  • V. Sriram Sundar
    V. Sriram Sundar 8 months ago

    Lol the first gen yoga book had it.

  • Sayok Bhattacharya
    Sayok Bhattacharya 8 months ago

    Why dont you draw on a paper and just scan it.

  • Izzy Osman
    Izzy Osman 8 months ago

    Wacom also allows you to digitize your paper drawings, it’s called the paper edition.

  • Royper
    Royper 8 months ago

    This seems like a novelty product for unserious people.

  • Diego Vera
    Diego Vera 8 months ago

    Or just take a picture when you finish drawing

  • Sarah Bobara
    Sarah Bobara 8 months ago


  • Nurhan Qie'z
    Nurhan Qie'z 8 months ago

    What is her name?

  • P-tricky 13
    P-tricky 13 8 months ago

    Or I could just scan the paper after drawing?

    • P-tricky 13
      P-tricky 13 8 months ago

      Yusuf Islam yeah probably

    • Yusuf Islam
      Yusuf Islam 8 months ago +1

      Try to create a vector with layers then lol. Think you missed the point

  • Southern Hemisphere
    Southern Hemisphere 8 months ago

    Could I resize it??

  • Rinaldi Anwar
    Rinaldi Anwar 8 months ago

    There is such thing called a scanner

  • David Lim
    David Lim 8 months ago

    More Dami Lee

  • J K
    J K 8 months ago

    Kind of like the second screen on the Lenovo Yoga.

  • Bos Eriko Reyes
    Bos Eriko Reyes 8 months ago

    I see Dami, I click. Verge click-baiting me with Dami over and over again. Don't stop, though!

  • Cr Gi
    Cr Gi 8 months ago

    Why? You draw on the paper. You scan the result into your laptop. Same result. Why do I need an extra device?

  • Pickicool LePenseur
    Pickicool LePenseur 8 months ago

    the problem is the pressure sensitive...

  • Ferdinand Solis
    Ferdinand Solis 8 months ago

    I am in!

  • Muji kngr
    Muji kngr 8 months ago

    Wooooooow it's amazing

  • tinyruin
    tinyruin 8 months ago

    At this price point I'm definitively gonna consider this. Looks great!

  • nerdglider
    nerdglider 8 months ago

    wacom already does this

  • Lisbeth Salander
    Lisbeth Salander 8 months ago

    Dami is the only reason im subscribed here lol

  • Nguyen Do Hoa
    Nguyen Do Hoa 8 months ago +6

    I love you, Dami Lee.

  • Clarence Royandoyan
    Clarence Royandoyan 8 months ago

    This is actually interesting. If this gets on the market, I might get this for a friend.

  • RodneyArt Design
    RodneyArt Design 8 months ago

    DEMI LEE!!!! I LOVE YOU!!!!

  • Pakki Pavan Kumar
    Pakki Pavan Kumar 8 months ago

    Can anyone please tell me the software she is using there in the laptop for drawing..!!!?

  • Caleb Ricks
    Caleb Ricks 8 months ago

    Does it come with larger rings, or just one size?

  • Muhammad Ariq Naufal
    Muhammad Ariq Naufal 8 months ago

    I'm here just for dami

  • DerpyDoge
    DerpyDoge 8 months ago

    But Wacom tablets already do this

  • Coco Puppy
    Coco Puppy 8 months ago

    Wow painting seems like it will be so easy with this tablet!!

  • Seem U
    Seem U 8 months ago +7

    "i've always wanted to draw to get away from my computer"
    *tablet tethered to computer*

  • Dominic Shiells
    Dominic Shiells 8 months ago

    I love this idea

  • 8 months ago +1

    *Nice innovation.* There is also a digital pen from Stadler, which let's us paint on any paper too.

  • Fruitarian
    Fruitarian 8 months ago +1

    Lol who uses pencil and paper to draw?

  • TioKilo
    TioKilo 8 months ago

    Well, I do 3D sculpting. So this doesn't apply to me that much. However, I plan on learning to do 2D art and I think this might be a good way to get into it because I'd have the best of both worlds digitally and traditionally.

  • moundofsound
    moundofsound 8 months ago +4

    In a world where scanners dont exist.... or where laziness reigns supreme....

  • Fitrah Adihutama
    Fitrah Adihutama 8 months ago

    Dami Lee is back

  • Postmaster Penny
    Postmaster Penny 8 months ago

    What if your tool is thicker/thinner than the standard pencil? Can the rings adjust?

  • Jack Chow
    Jack Chow 8 months ago

    Ok, now I need to take some drawing classes