The trend of HTML5 is irresistible. Instead of the once-popular flash technology, this markup language is being applied more and more frequently by web developers in web design to meet the satisfaction of various types of visitors from different ends.
Today we are presenting 8 online HTML5 sketching tools for you. You can use these tools for your working project, or, simply casual doodling.
It is not just an ordinary sketch tool as it uses HTML canvas to make 3D drawing. For rotating the canvas in 3D, you are required to hold down SPACE and then DRAG horizontally with your cursor. You are also able to make the drawing vibrate and draw in dashed lines.
The deviantART muro is a browser-based HTML5 drawing supplication, working out fine on iPad and Wacom tablet as well. This standalone tool is available in Basic and Pro modes, both free. Muro has 21 different brushes, each is uniquely programmed to draw with. It also provides 22 different filters to create various effects. Muro allows users to create art works and submit them directly to their deviantART galleries.
CanvasDraw is an online HTML5 drawing tool offered by RateMyDrawings.com.The online sketching tool offers drawing canvas in two formats of 3 different sizes. It has altogether 14 drawing tools. Pen, the basic drawing tool, has 24 stroke effects, enabling you to draw almost any shape you want. PNG format is supported in file exporting.
Gartic Canvas Sketch, besides common drawing tools like pencil, eraser, line and shape tools, flood fill, color picker, undo, etc, Gartic Canvas Sketch also allows you to watch an animation of how you sketched your artwork. You can save your designs in PNG, GIF or JPG format. This HTML5 sketching application works on Chrome, IE6+, Firefox 2+, Opera 9+ and Safari.
Sketchpad by Mugtug is a Pixelmator-like application that has desktop like tools, color selection, patterns and swatches, all built in HTML5 and CSS. Sketchpad contains a set of most popular options, including brush, pencil, text items and tools for spirographs, unusual shapes or stamps. Sketchpad also offers a handful of control windows that you can move around and keep open.
Harmony is a sketching and drawing tool for designers based on HTML5. Harmony offers 11 special sketching effects: sketch, shaded, chrome, fur, longfur, web, simple, squares, ribbon, circle and grid. Users can change and reset brushes with keyboard shortcuts. By choosing colors from the color wheel, designers are able to set both foreground and background colors.
Bomomo provides users with 20 different drawing tools; each creates beautiful and unique sketching effect. You simply select your tool and then click on the canvas. Move the mouse around, drag it toward different directions and let it go until you get your desired effect. During the process of creating images, colors are randomly generated.
I hope you all enjoy the post and find some tools that are helpful to your work.