# Jessica Timczyk – Project 4 String Art

``````// Jessica Timczyk
// Section D
// jtimczyk@andrew.cmu.edu
// Project-04-string art
function setup() {
createCanvas(400, 300);
}

function draw() {
background(126, 25, 25);
// variable set up
var x1 = 0;
var x2 = 0;
var x3 = 0;
var x4 = 0;
var y1 = 0;
var y2 = 0;
var y3 = 0;
var y4 = 0;

// create a loop to draw many lines
for( var i = 0; i <= 150; i ++) {
// set new values for all the variables
x1 += i;
y1 += i;
x2 += 2 * i;
y2 += 2;
x3 += 20;
y3 -= i * 1/3;
x4 = 2 * i;
y4 = 2 * i;
// orange lines
stroke(246, 150, 14);
strokeWeight(3 / 4);
line(x1, y1, width, 70);
// white lines
stroke(255);
strokeWeight(1/2);
line(mouseX, y2, x2, height);
// light brown lines
stroke(142, 91, 53);
strokeWeight(2);
line(-mouseX + x3, y3, 400, 300);
// dark brown lines
stroke(49, 25, 7);
strokeWeight(0.5);
line(x4, y4, 210 - mouseX, 120);
// grey lines
stroke(68, 68, 68);
strokeWeight(3/4);
line(0, y2, x2, height);

}
}
``````

I really enjoyed this project because it allowed me to experiment with different parameters to see what would happen. As a result, my string art came about almost accidentally as I manipulated the parameters to see what they would do.