How to Draw in Notion (Without iPad!)

Can you draw in Notion?

The common answer is, “No, you can’t.”

But, what if I tell you the opposite?

What if I tell you that you can indeed draw in Notion? And, you don’t need an iPad to do that.

In this post, I am going to show you a simple way by which you can draw right inside Notion.

So, hold tight, and let’s draw something:

How to draw in Notion?

Notion Draw: Simple and Low-Tech Sketchpad for Creatives

Notion Draw

Need a simple drawing tool? Something quick and easy?

‘Notion Draw’ is for you.

It’s a simple, low-tech, lightweight drawing platform. It’s also easy to use.

Just type ‘/embed’ in Notion and enter this link ‘’. And, you’re good to go.

Embedding to draw in Notion

Now, you can draw anything on that mini canvas. You can draw, explain a topic, or anything you want.

Some features you may like:

  • You can change the color of the pen. Click the button besides ‘Redo’ and choose any color you want.
  • There are buttons to undo any part, redo, and even clear the canvas.
  • You can switch between light and dark modes by simply clicking on the ‘Theme’ button.
  • After you finish drawing, you can either copy the SVG code or download the canvas as an SVG image.
Light and dark modes

But is it perfect?

Of course not. But, it’s doable.

So, go and try Notion Draw and see if it works for you.

Use a big Trackpad or an iPad to make this fun.

Trying to draw with a mouse? It reminds me of doodles when I was a kid 😉