Nice prompting tool, but for drawing.
Strange drawing suggestion tool
Turns your webcam into an effects booth.
Create zooming gifs.
Wonderful image editor
Start drawing, AI finishes it
Nimp is like Apple Quartz Designer, or Touch Designer. A web-based flow diagram image editor. Interesting.
Lots of high end GLSL graphics tools use this model to create special effects, this tool might be a good introduction to the concepts.
Totally easy way to make crazy graphic effects.
A 3D world in which your doodles are automatically animated
The latest version of this fantastic image editor. Has fantastic tools for isolating a part of an image.
Really nice and simple SVG vector-based drawing editor.
This wonderful flag making tool lets you start from all the world's flags, or add Wikimedia commons graphics.
See also, this catalogue of imaginary flags.
Designed to blend, or morph, faces together, I added an elephant's eye and got this strange output.
Make gifs and images with a heap of bizarre effects
Really unusual paint tool.
This tool generates lovely Chinese ink scrolls of landscapes.
Paint your own chimera with some help from A.I
Mosaic is a visual thinking toolkit made by artists, for artists. It is a visual patching creative-coding tool.
Mac and iOS only I'm afraid, but a very cool vector editing tool.
As it says on the site, "A SIMPLE YET SECRETLY POWERFUL PAINTING APP".
Free image hosting. Useful if you're using Twine or similar.
Unusual toy with which you can paint in 3D on a disappearing canvas. Interesting.
Visual node-based graphics editor
A brilliant tool to morph between two images. You plot the points, it generates a gif file.
An handy extension for the Chrome browser that lets you screenshot the page and save it with cropping or full page.
Great image editor
Lots of interesting brushes
Lovely little flipbook animation maker (slight shame about the gridlines. See also Pencil, the desktop app)
Image resizing for social media
Make lovely abstract background images
"Paint" with text, creating pyschedelic textures.
Let A.I evolve you a picture. Great fun and you get some weird stuff.
Rasturbator is fabulous tool. It chops up your image so that you can print it on twenty or thirty pages, glue them together to fill an entire wall.
Nice flipbook animation tool, but NO EXPORT option. Also requires Flash.
A great tool to make "polygonal" art.
Really interesting article explaining some of the ideas and concepts behind CryptoArt.
Amazing project that turns words into images.
Design and Arts news and interviews
Interesting idea for a zine. Also, nice use of black and white and ONE colour
An Art Gallery Created By Artificial Intelligence
Wonderful collection of images made from text
Krita is a free alternative to Photoshop
Fantastic zooming interface to an archive collection of photographs.
Nice collection of black and white images made with MacPaint and Hypercard. (See also, Hypercard at archive.org).
Collection of punk artist's work.
Europeana provides access to millions of books, music, artworks and more – with sophisticated search and filter tools to help you find what you’re looking for.
A Flickr collection of equirectangular images, many of which are Creative Commons licenced for use in your own VR creations.
Lots more here.
Great collection of Creative Commons images and vectors to download and use if you credit the creators.
Note: As ever, watch out for sponsored links at the top of the page for paid images. And use the Filters to find what you want.
Collection of unpopulated sets from the BBC.