Learn HTML5 Canvas Element – Quick Introduction to Canvas HTML5

Introduction to drawing using JavaScript on HTML5 Canvas Element – This course requires JAVASCRIPT CODING!!!!!

Do not take this course without prior coding experience – JavaSCript and HTML and prerequisites

Explore how you can use JavaScript to draw within the HTML5 Canvas element on your webpages

Source Code included – step by step lessons with an introduction to basics of drawing on canvas.  Course will walk through how to use JavaScript code and syntax to create visual content within the HTML5 canvas element on the webpage.

The canvas element is part of HTML5 and allows for dynamic, scriptable rendering of 2D shapes and bitmap images.

Course covers Getting started with HTML5 Canvas Drawing

  • How to Start Drawing on Canvas with JavaScript.
  • Learn Basics of Drawing on Canvas
  • Color Units and options for line and fill Color within Canvas objects
  • Strokes and Lines drawing more objects on Canvas
  • How to create Draw Arcs and Circles.
  • Add Text to Canvas JavaScript
  • Options and how to draw Line Styles Canvas
  • Using Images – Image Options Canvas HTML5 JavaScript drawing
  • Color Gradients and Styling Fun radial and linear
  • Applying Text Shadows to text content within Canvas
  • How to use Save and Restore.
  • Scaling reverse Text mirror your text content
  • Creating Canvas animations using JavaScript
  • Project how to create Image Rotator.
  • Canvas Drawing Draw a StickMan Challenge

This course is a fast paced course with all the source code included – Please try the code as you got hough the lessons to learn.

There are prerequisites to this course – please ensure you do have the skillset to learn the content presented within the lessons.  The design is to explore HTML5 Canvas  and how it works.  Scope of this course is HTML5 Canvas  and content related to the learning objective will only be covered in the lessons of this course.  Perfect to get introduced to HTML5 Canvas  or as a refresher to anyone already familiar with web coding.

Taught by a web developer with over 20 years experience – ready to help you learn and answer any questions you might have.

Fast friendly support is always available within the Q&A section

Who this course is for:

  • Web developers
  • Web Designers
  • Anyone who wants to learn more about creating web content


  • HTML and CSS
  • JavaScript experience
  • Desire to learn
  • Web programming experience
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