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Creative Coding: Making Visuals with JavaScript

A course by Bruno Imbrizi
Creative Coder. London, United Kingdom.
Joined March 2021
, Creative Coder

Learn the fundamentals of programming and discover how to develop, draw, and animate visuals and text with code

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  • 98% Positive reviews (56)
  • 3353 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian
Creative Coding: Making Visuals with JavaScript

Learn the fundamentals of programming and discover how to develop, draw, and animate visuals and text with code


  • 98% Positive reviews (56)
  • 3353 students
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: English
  • Level: Beginner
  • 21 Lessons (2h 42m)
  • Available from the app
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian
  • Unlimited access forever
  • Certificate upon completion of the course

Experimenting with creative coding never gets boring—there’s always something to explore, new techniques to learn, or new images to create. For creative coder Bruno Imbrizi, it’s an opportunity to merge his interests with motion graphics and visuals with programming. He has worked for both small agencies and well-known brands including Dell, Adidas, and Universal Music.

In this course, Bruno shares his expertise to help you create engaging visuals with code. Explore the fundamentals of programming and learn how to draw with creative coding in JavaScript.

About this course

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Fundamentals
  • U3
    U3. Sketch Transform
  • U4
    U4. Sketch Agents
  • U5
    U5. Sketch Noise
  • U6
    U6. Sketch Type
  • FP
    FP Final Project
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Begin by getting to know creative coder, Bruno Imbrizi. He talks through his early career as a graphic designer and how he combines it with his interest in coding. Then, he discusses the platforms he likes to use and why, along with the people who have influenced his work.

Explore the fundamentals of coding. Bruno teaches you how to set up your main tools before giving an overview of programming concepts such as variables, functions, arrays, and loops. Then he demonstrates how to improve your setup before starting on a collection of sketches.

Create a new digital sketch using different canvas transformations. Then learn how to use trigonometry to distribute shapes around a circle. Learn how to scale your sketches and see how to use utility functions to facilitate your next designs. Finish your sketch by drawing arcs and playing with different values for your parameters.

Design an animated sketch with agents that move on the canvas. Learn how to draw lines between them based on their proximity before seeing how to export your animation as a video file that you can share online.

Revisit your grid and learn to make it more flexible and efficient. Then use noise generators to add enhance it. Create a small control panel that allows you to update your sketches in real-time.

Finally, discover how to work with text in your compositions. Bruno shows you how to draw it, measure it, and set font properties before explaining how to update your letter using just a touch of your keyboard. Wrap up the course by learning how to read color values and put the finishing touches to your final sketch.

What is this course's project?

Design a series of creative visual compositions that can be implemented on a web browser using code.

Projects by course students

Who is it for?

This course is for anyone with an interest in programming and learning to create visuals through code.

What you need

Basic math skills are recommended.

You will need a computer, a web browser, and a text editor.


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Bruno Imbrizi

A course by Bruno Imbrizi

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Creative Coder

Bruno Imbrizi is a Brazilian-born creative coder based in London, England. He studied graphic design and began his career putting the skills and knowledge he’d learned into practice. Eventually, he combined his talent for design with another of his passions - coding.

With over 10 years of experience, he’s worked at agencies, design studios, production companies, and well-known brands including Dell, Adidas, and Universal Music. He’s been featured in online publications such as Wired, and Londonist and won multiple awards including the Adobe Cutting Edge Award and FITC Best Digital Installation.


Contents

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Fundamentals

    • Setup
    • Variables and Functions
    • Arrays and Loops
    • An Environment for Sketching
  • U3

    Sketch Transform

    • Transform
    • Angles
    • Utility Functions
    • Arcs
  • U4

    Sketch Agents

    • Objects and Classes
    • Animation
    • Lines
    • Video Output
  • U5

    Sketch Noise

    • Grid
    • Noise
    • GUI
  • U6

    Sketch Type

    • Text
    • Async
    • Bitmap
    • Glyphs
  • FP

    Final Project

    • Introduction to Coding for Visual Designers

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  • Learn from the best professionals

    Learn valuable methods and techniques explained by top experts in the creative sector.

  • Meet expert instructors

    Each instructor teaches what they do best, with clear guidelines, true passion, and professional insight in every lesson.

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  • Share knowledge and ideas

    Ask questions, request feedback, or offer solutions. Share your learning experience with other students in the community who are as passionate as you about creativity.

  • Connect with a global creative community

    The community is home to millions of people from around the world who are curious and passionate about exploring and expressing their creativity.

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  • Domestika's courses are online classes that provide you with the tools and skills you need for completing a specific final project. Every step of the project combines video lessons with complementary instructional material, so you can learn by doing. Domestika's courses also allow you to share your own projects with the instructor and other users, thus creating a dynamic course community.

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Creative Coding: Making Visuals with JavaScript. A Web, App Design, 3D, and Animation course by Bruno Imbrizi Best Seller

Creative Coding: Making Visuals with JavaScript

A course by Bruno Imbrizi
Creative Coder. London, United Kingdom.
Joined March 2021
  • 98% Positive reviews (56)
  • 3353 students