A collection of high-quality, free, online creativity tools.
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This page is designed to be a safe, bookmarkable, creativity resource for kids and adults. The creativity tools below are cross-disciplinary and cover a range of skill levels.
To bookmark this page, drag this link to your bookmarks bar: → Let's Get Creative
In order for a tool to be added to this collection, it must meet the following criteria:
- Online: accessible at a URL and usable in your web-browser (Chromebook-friendly!)
- Low friction: free to use and doesn't require an account (at least for basic functionality)
- Shareable: creations can be saved or shared (via share url, downloadable image, etc)
- High-quality: the tool is safe for all ages and doesn't have pop-ups or excessive ads
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If you discover an issue with one of these tools (it no longer meets the criteria, link is broken, etc), you can report it here.
The tools in this collection were built by creative people from across the internet and this site would not be possible without their efforts. ❤️
Draw hills and tracks for a sledder to ride on.
Build peaceful little island towns.
The Blob Toy
A physics playground for blobs.
PICO-8 Education Edition
A fantasy console for making, sharing, and playing tiny retro games.
Choo Choo World
A 3D wooden train track builder.
Build tiny isometric cities from a pallette of simple tiles.
A canvas for drawing with isometric cubes.
A community site for building and sharing shader code creations.
A minimalist creative coding environment inside of a 16x16 grid.
An online whiteboard and diagramming tool.
An online app for drawing and painting.
A creative coding playground using only HTML sliders.
The classic drawing program designed for kids.
make 8-bit art
A lovely online pixel art editor.
Graphic editor for isometric illustrations. Pixel art, but with triangles!
A falling sand game where you create scenes with elements like sand, water, plant and fire.
A visual programming tool for creating advanced Sandspiel scenes with custom elements.
A drawing canvas with brushes, markers, and ink.
An online tool for sketching and sharing instrumental music.
Music Box Fun
Make and share music box songs online.
A fun and accessible song making tool by Chrome Music Lab.
An visual editor for making little games or worlds.
A simplified code editor for making puzzle games.
Create flipbook animations online.
An online editor for making text-based choose-your-own-adventure stories.
A visual programming environment where kids can make games (built by Microsoft).
A 3D editor for pixel art and low-poly models (including Minecraft).
Mini Music Machine
Polyrhythmic musical loop maker
Pixel-Character Encoded Image Editor
A node-based modular sound synthesizer.
A multimedia sketchpad similar to HyperCard.