# Make Your Own Algorithmic Art: A Gentle Introduction To Creative Coding With P5js by Tariq Rashid / 2018 / English / PDF

Table of contents : Contents......Page 2 Intro......Page 4 Prologue - Algorithmic Art......Page 8 1 First Building Blocks......Page 14 Before We Get Started......Page 16 First Things First - A Canvas......Page 21 Creating A Canvas With Code......Page 30 The setup() Section......Page 32 The draw() Section......Page 33 Our First Shape - A Circle......Page 36 Fill Colour......Page 45 Outline Stroke......Page 47 Saving And Sharing Our Sketches......Page 51 Worked Example: Ripples......Page 58 More Shapes - Rectangles, Lines......Page 66 2 Algorithmic Thinking......Page 76 Randomness......Page 78 Worked Example: Paint Drops......Page 88 Repetition......Page 99 Repetition - Using The Counter......Page 110 A Loop Within a Loop......Page 119 Worked Example: Splatter!......Page 134 3 More Building Blocks......Page 154 Mixing Colours......Page 156 Translucent Shades......Page 171 Worked Example: Metropolis......Page 178 Functions - Reusable Code......Page 202 Functions Made of Functions......Page 218 The Sinuous Sine Wave......Page 230 Natural Decay......Page 251 Worked Example: Spirograph......Page 267 4 More Algorithmic Fun......Page 300 An Apparently Unhelpful Definition......Page 302 The Mysterious Holocrux......Page 303 Random Recursion......Page 319 Worked Example: Tree Forms......Page 326 Creative Chaos......Page 351 Making A Map of Chaos......Page 375 Worked Example: Whirling Dervish......Page 395 5 Even more Building Blocks......Page 408 A More Human Colour Model......Page 410 Worked Example: Contemplation in Colour......Page 425 Not So Random Randomness......Page 436 Worked Example: Alien Terrain......Page 450 6 Even more Algorithmic Adventures......Page 470 Turtle Code......Page 472 Growing Turtle Code......Page 488 Worked Example: Fractured Reality......Page 503 Epilogue - Algorithms as Art......Page 520 More Loop Examples......Page 522 Just Enough Trigonometry......Page 534 Complex Numbers......Page 544 Gallery......Page 560

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