Crayon 🖍 is made by Louis

Crayon is a tool for plotting designs with characters and emojis in 2 dimensions, designs that can be copied and pasted as text.


It's predecesor 🌳🌳 plot 🌳🌳, had the same idea but was less complicated less confusing cuter less mobile friendly, and slightly less sophisticated. Crayon is not as charming will eventually be as charming as plot, and it is slightly better built, and easier to extend.

Crayon is also a way to help me (Louis) understand developing tools from scratch

This is v2.

v3 will:

Before v3 arrives you can expect to see a tutorial somewhere, and a gallery page

I acknowledge the Wurundjeri Woi-Wurrung People as the Traditional Owners of the land upon which this work was made. Sovereignty has never been ceded.

Thanks to the following for inspiration and encouragment:

Giles, Harry, Bre, and my discord friends Micah, Sam, Aidan, Elliot, Liam, Oli and Beth for testing, spell checking, and encouragement

Orca - for inspiration and for having a codebase that can be easily read and copied

Petite Vue which I used to do the ui (palettes, hud), realising that sometimes it's better not to try to do everything

If you find any bugs that you care about, please open an issue on github 🐞🐞🐞🐞.