Image-based animation is the thing in WatchKit 1.0.
It’s an iOS app (now at ver 1.1) which I recommended you run in the iPad Air Simulator. It’s very easy to use, you simply set your colors, setup sizes for the two rings and tap one of the
I recommend to generate
.xcassets as using that will get you device independent images, with no need to fuss around with
[WKInterfaceDevice currentDevice] and guess which image set you should use.
I hope you find it useful. Shout out to Brian Gilham of WatchKitResources for linking it few days ago. And speaking of Brian – he just released first batch of Chronicons - UI icons specifically made for the watch.
Get it on Github: WatchRingGenerator