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Sketch Block

Description

Sketch and draw freely on a canvas with brush strokes that feel natural. Pick among three different brush sizes and the color palette of the site. The block has a transparent background so it can be layered on top of any container block, like groups or background images to achieve different effects.

Requirements

This is an initial beta release that requires the Gutenberg Plugin to work.

Credits

The block is powered by the awesome perfect-freehand library.

Source and Support

You can follow development, file an issue, suggest features, and view the source at the Github repo: https://github.com/Automattic/block-experiments

Screenshots

  • Sketch Block by Automattic.
  • Draw and write freely on a canvas.

Blocks

This plugin provides 1 block.

  • Sketch Draw and write freely on a canvas. The block offers color selection, different brush sizes, and with its transparent background can be layered on top of any container block, like groups or covers.

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Contributors & Developers

“Sketch Block” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.0.10 – 14th July 2021

  • Prevent default pointer behavior on move, which could cause unintended window scrolling with some devices and browsers.

1.0.9 – 8th July 2021

  • Improved accessibility by using title and role on the SVG element

1.0.8 – 2nd July 2021

  • Address crashing issues when the underlying library detects duplicate strokes

1.0.7 – 1st July 2021

  • Add example for the block inserter preview
  • Categorize the block under widgets

1.0.6 – 1st July 2021

  • Improve compatibility with block directory

1.0.0 – 1st July 2021

  • Initial release