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artTangram(): An interactive tangram generator


tangram [ tang-gruhm ] 1
  1. a Chinese puzzle consisting of a square cut into five triangles, a square, and a rhomboid, which can be combined so as to form a great variety of other figures.

The Shapes

There are 4 possibilities for each module and the shapes are free to turn 90, 180, 270 degrees around the module center.

  1. A square

  2. A triangle

  3. A quarter circle

  4. None

The Grid

The grid can be minimum 3x3. The maximum grid count bases on the canvas size and it is likely around 20x20 on the most screens.

The Color Palettes

There are 4 color palettes:

  1. Bg: Black, Fg: White

  2. Bg: White, Fg: Black

  3. Bg: A light color, Fg: Black

  4. Bg: A dark color, Fg: White

The Styles

There are 4 possible styles:

  1. No fill, just outlines

  2. Partially filled with transparencies, partially outlines

  3. Partially filled, partially outlines

  4. Fully filled

The Spacing

The spacing between modules can be minimum 0. There is also chance to have a thin spacing and a thick spacing. The spacings base on the canvas size and they are not constant values.


Project Details:

Number of Versions: 1

Number of Editions: 50



Link: artTangram()

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