Here is another experiment with html5 canvas, this time working with Lina Kusaite to try and bring some of the groworld illustrations to life. There is nothing particularly ground breaking happening at the moment, we are just testing some things. You might need to reload the page for it to work properly, I still have to figure out some caching issues:

In my last post I forgot to mention a very big reason why javascript is important – the fact that it’s very easy to access via the browser’s “view source” feature. It’s a pretty simple thing to take a site and modify it on your own machine with just a browser and a text editor. I wouldn’t be surprised if this is the most common entry point for new programmers at the moment.

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