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A 3D software tool that combines a tool-set with an intelligent drawing system. Enables to place models using real-world coordinates.
Create, modify and share 3D models.
Generate “word clouds” from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence
to words that appear more frequently in the source text. You can tweak your clouds with
different fonts, layouts, and color schemes.
A web service that enables you to create gorgeous tag clouds. The words can be interactive - rollover effects, link to google search. Can use text or url link to make the tags. 20 clouds per user allowed.
Turns words -- famous speeches, news articles, slogans and themes, even your love letters -- into a visually stunning tag cloud, words individually sized appropriately to highlight the frequencies of occurrence within the body of text.
Word cloud generator that gives you control with many custom settings. Free to use and no sign up required. Create from sentences, whole documents, web addresses or tables. Display or remove words and tweak their importance with ease. Choose your own colours, fonts and sizes. Easily embed them on your own website (as big or small as you want)
Drawing board, text and stamps. Share by email. No embed code that I could find.
Create and share interactive floorplans
Draw your own comics. Embed them into any webpage.
Mix stock artwork from our fun collection of comic backgrounds, characters and props with photos of your friends, neighborhood or college.You can add speech balloons, text, your own artwork and more, before publishing.
Create your own comics, add captions, dialogue, backgrounds, characters and props.
Create a drawing, save and play back as a movie of the drawing being created. Embed into any webpage.
Record a sketch with or without voice audio. Embed sketch player into any webpage
or point people to your sketch channel.
Sketch or draw.
Draw a route or label directly on Google Maps. Embed into any webpage.
Make pictures from words. Select the image url from flickr and type in the key words. Change the settings to suit image size and strokes.
Drawing program for children ages 3 to 12. It combines an easy-to-use interface, fun sound effects, and an encouraging cartoon mascot who guides children as they use the program. Kids are presented with a blank canvas and a variety of drawing tools to help them be creative.
Drawing For Children
Drawing program for young children, draw with many different pens, put stamps on your drawings, create all sort of text effects, and much more. Also provides lots of fun to older kids. PC only.
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Drawing pad with paint and text. Choose a frame, save and play back as a movie of the drawing being created. I cannot find any way of embedding.
Free download. Easy-to-use brush tool that reacts to your gesture by combining simple motion controls with brush styles. Toss graphics around the screen or elegantly swing the brush around your cursor.
Realtime collaborative drawing tool. Paint a simple masterpiece, make a point visually. Collaborate on a project and share with the world or a friend.
A user friendly online drawing tool that allows you to create a variety of diagrams such as site maps, wire frames, UML and network charts.
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Drawing pad with paint and text.
Offers professional and easy to use tools for creating and editing images within a browser. Layer support.
Create your very own animated stories online. Share them with all your friends
Teaches you how to draw and animate cartoons online.
Create and share custom animations. Collaborate with others by using and sharing props.
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Create frame by frame animations using only 4 geometric shapes. Or create animation using your webcam and embed as a widget.
Create your own cartoon strip or comic. Use your own drawings from scratch or
upload your own photos or drawings.
Digital version of the Sketchograph. Sketch pictures using vertical, horizontal and diagonal line.
A resource that monitors and influences color trends. A place to check out a world of color, compare color palettes, submit news and comments, and read color related articles and interviews.
Make sand pictures. Pixels on screen change to sand. Change colours and create.
Creative art work
A photo painting tool which uses the colors of an image to paint creative works of art
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A low polygon 3D creation tool original written for creating sculpts; 3D low polygon models for SecondLife. But currently it can also export to .obj files that can be read in Blender, wings3D etc.
Make a picture, movie, drawing, card or story. Not a free site for public users, but Teacher accounts are free and can add class as users for free.
Techers join up
Find flickr pictures by selecting a colour.
Free online image and drawing editor, jump in and start edit, adjust, filter.
Draw your person, let it come to life with preset animation.
Create spectacular line sketches from a simple drawing.
Flash drawing application first launched in August of 2006 for an Adobe Design Gallery feature on Odopod.
A small desktop application with enough functionality to describe a thought or capture a process. Drag, drop and size symbols from libraries. Add photos and post-notes. Save diagrams on your computer or export to PNG
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Design and draw your own e-card
An animation/drawing software for Mac OS X, Windows, and Linux. It lets you create traditional hand-drawn animation (cartoon) using both bitmap and vector graphics.
Voice drawing - use inbuilt mic to draw a picture, low volume will turn the line counter-clockwise, medium volume will draw a straight line, high volume will turn the line clockwise.
Free graphics generator for web pages and anywhere else you need an impressive logo without a lot of design work. Simply choose what kind of image you would like. Then fill out a form and you'll have your own custom image created on the fly
Turns a piece of text into a piece of art
Online font generation service that allows you to create your own fonts within a couple of minutes. Your own handwriting turned into your own font. Use your fonts on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. Personalize your digital scrapbook pages. Make your own "family handwriting history. Make as many fonts as you like.
NOTE - as from 21 April, 2009 downloads will require a payment.
Create a font from your very own handwriting. There's no software to download and install, all you need is a printer and a scanner.
Glitter Text Live
Glitter text generator to embed into any webpage
Build, share and download your own fonts.
Generate an animated text picture (gif) with texture in 10 seconds.
3D Animated Text
1,000 pages of free, high-quality animated text to make your web site or blog more interesting. And you'll find links to thousands of pages of free animations.
Generate stylish animations from plain text. Take the original text (quotes, tweets, custom sentences) and make it more fun by adding style and transforming it. Sharing is easy, and you can embed them on your site.
Glowing text generator
Create menus, buttons, banners for free. No sign up, no software to install, no design skill required.
Create a cool graphical likeness of yourself, your friends, family or any group of people for use as an avatar in forums, instant messenger, blogs and almost anywhere else on the web.
Express yourself with a lifelike 3D talking head, created from your own picture!
Portrait Illusion Maker
Free character icon and avatar maker
Create your Avatar. Express yourself through your image and share it whoever you want.
Build Your WILD Self
Design your human self and then add your animal parts.
Free character and avatar maker. Also winks, backgrounds and emoticons.
Create virtual images of yourself, your family, and your friends. Integrated support for community sites, instant messengers, and compatible mobile phones.
My Avatar Editor
Ceate and edit personalized avatar characters compatible with Mii™ characters found on the Nintendo® Wii™
Avatars can be downloaded, edited (using My Avatar Editor) and cropped.
Create an avatar from your own photo
Create an avatar using parts of a face
MadMen avatars from the movie
Make yourself into a Lego avatar
A globally recognised avatar.
An image that follows you from site to site appearing beside your name when you do things like comment or post on a blog.
help on how to format text
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