Pencil App: Create GUI Prototypes

In this course, you will learn to use wire-framing/ GUI prototyping tool Pencil and will create a UI prototype for an iOS mobile app.

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Pencil App: Create GUI Prototypes

Duration (mins)


5.0 / 5


Task List

We will cover the following tasks in 27 minutes:

Introduction to Pencil

  • What is Pencil?
  • Descriptions of features of the Pencil App.
  • A look at the UI prototype that we will create in this course.

Introduction to Pencil

Creating the first page: Login

  • Common UI elements.
  • iOS UI stencils.
  • Create a login page.

Creating the first page: Login

Adding more pages: Registration, User Info

  • Locking components.
  • Renaming and duplicating pages.
  • Copying components.
  • Editing tables with markdown.

Adding more pages: Registration, User Info

Linking pages and exporting

  • Using the ‘Link To’ feature for linking pages together.
  • Exporting the prototype.
  • Testing the prototype in a browser.

Linking pages and exporting

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Note: The actual session is completely hands-on where you interact with the software while watching the host's (Amit) instructions. You can preview the instructions here


About the Host

I have been writing code since 1993, when I was 11, and one of the first things I remember I wrote was a database management software for a local hospital. More recently, I wrote an award winning Chatbot for a multi-billion-revenue company! In the last one year, I've been learning Machine Learning, NLP and Deep Learning and I'm very excited to share my learnings with you with the help of !

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