What’s New in PicMonkey

We’re always adding fresh features and new capabilities that make your PicMonkey subscription more valuable. Check out the newness below for the 4-1-1 on brand spankin’ new tools, groovy graphics, terrific textures, tricked out templates, and more.

Our new watermark tool is here!


  • This PicMonkey Pro & Business feature offers a ton of flexibility: choose where your watermark goes (you have 9 options), and customize its size, rotation, and transparency.

  • Videos and GIFs? Watermark those too.

Layer locking, crop and bleed marks, downloading page ranges in multi-page projects, and more.

Mid-summer updates!

JULY 2021

There's more on the way — check back soon!

Layer locking, crop and bleed marks, downloading page ranges in multi-page projects, and more.

Meet the Draw Tool 2.0!

MAY 2021

  • Our Draw Tool is expanding! PicMonkey Pro subscribers have new eraser & paint brush shapes, along with 10 premium brushes like watercolor, glitter, hearts, & more.

  • Achieve a painted look without the paint, or enlist the help of line-friendly brush shapes like square for more precise drawings.


+ Share designs directly to Instagram. Learn how

+Upload HEIC files to PicMonkey for editing (Mac only)

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Add Multiple Pages to a Design!

MARCH 2021

  • Add multiple pages to your design projects, perfect for slideshows, brochures, presentations, and Instagram Stories

  • Output your multi-page design as any file type: JPG, PNG, PDF, GIF, or MP4


+ Share your edited product photos directly to Etsy! Learn more

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outline sketch features for photos + black hairstyle graphics

More Outline Tool Options!


  • Now you can tweak the angle, distance, and the scale of the Outline tool

  • Use on text, graphics, and images for a super on-trend look

+ More graphics to represent the Black community: Natural Hairstyles

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Add Animations to Your Creations!


  • One-click animation has arrived for Pro subscribers!

  • Make your text, graphics, or images move. Learn more

+ Share directly to your Pinterest boards w/ captions!

+ 100s of new templates just added

Use video clips on picmonkey mobile app

New Feature: All New Draw Tool!


  • Scribble, doodle, sketch, or write on your pics.

  • Create your own custom stickers with the Draw Tool! Learn more

+ New templates for an organized new year: Lesson Plan, Planners, Timelines, To-do List, Schedules

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Use Video Effects on Mobile App


  • Design with video clips on the mobile app!

  • Adjust or add effects/filters to your videos

  • Available to all on the free PicMonkey mobile app

New & Improved Collage


  • Flexible, powerful, and oh-so fun—New Collage is here!

  • Resize cells any which way, apply effects or textures to individual images

  • Loads of new layouts to choose from!

+ Change the colors in uploaded SVG files

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Design-forward themes added to editor!


  • New themes: Light & Airy, Line & Groove, Crystal Geo, Infographical

  • 4 new effects! ColorAmp, Sequoia, Tucson, Santorini

  • New Calendar and Resume templates

  • Share directly to email

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1000+ new design templates!

JULY 2019

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Design collaboratively in real time

JUNE 2019

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Collect rewards with our Referral Program

JUNE 2019

  • Earn $ now: For every new annual subscriber you send our way, we’ll send $20 your way. No limit!

  • Get your referral link: Grab the unique link on your account page. Share the PicMonkey love, and reap the rewards.

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Sleek & simplified design templates

MAY 2019

  • 500+ templates stylishly redesigned and easier to use.

  • 16 new graphic sets: Including U.S. States, Sweet Summer, Fitness Goals, and more.

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Powerful improvements to Text

APRIL 2019

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Feast your eyes on all-new graphics

MARCH 2019

  • 14 new graphic sets: Eggsellence, Yas Queen, Supa Fresh, and more.

  • Hub gets a makeover: Check out the updated left panel for some organization zen.

  • 2 new texture groups: Dust & Scratches and Film Warp.

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Old skool pixelation Effect in da house!


  • New Effect Arcade, adds rad 8, 16, 0r 32-bit pixelation.

  • And, Imbue brightens photos with a fresh, green tint.

  • Stop scrolling! Now you can search for Fonts in the Text tool.

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A ton of luxe textures


We’ve added a whopping 50+ new textures including retro and abstract patterns. And:

  • 50+ new fonts to get the creativity pumping.

  • 13 new graphic sets including hearts-y ones and  ever-so-trendy amorphous blobs.

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See everything in action