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Patternodes is described as 'tool for creating graphical vector patterns, animations or illustrations. This is done using a node-based interface where you define a sequence of connected nodes that describe the design, each representing graphical elements, changes or repetitions' and is an app in the photos & graphics category. There are seven alternatives to Patternodes for Mac, Windows, Linux and Adobe Photoshop. The best alternative is Processing, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Patternodes are Cinder, Vuo, Nodebox and OpenRNDR.

Patternodes alternatives are mainly Vector Graphic Apps but may also be Programming Languages. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Patternodes.
This page was last updated Jun 6, 2021
  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac

Patternodes is a tool for creating graphical vector patterns, animations or illustrations. This is done using a node-based...

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  1. Processing

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Processing is an open source programming environment and library built to handle images, animation, and interactivity. It is used by students, artists, designers, researchers, and hobbyists for learning to code, prototyping, and producing full applications.

  2. Cinder

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    CINDER PROVIDES A POWERFUL, INTUITIVE TOOLBOX for programming graphics, audio, video, networking, image processing and computational geometry.



  3. Vuo lets media creators make interactive animations, exhibits, performances, and professional-grade media projects by connecting up simple building blocks.

  4. Nodebox

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    NodeBox is a new software application for creating generative art using procedural graphics and a new way to approach graphic design.

  5. OpenRNDR

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    In short, OPENRNDR is a tool to create tools. It is an open source framework for creative coding, written in Kotlin for the Java VM that simplifies writing real-time interactive software.

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  6. Filter Forge

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Adobe Photoshop

    On the surface, Filter Forge is just a Photoshop plugin, a pack of filters that generate textures, create visual effects, enhance photos, process images. However, there are 3 things that make Filter Forge unique:

  7. Quadro by Void Init

    • Mac

    SVG pattern generator based on the Quadtree algorithm. Create generative design in a few clicks: you don't need programming skills: with Quadro you can build a quadtree based pattern directly from the GUI.

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