clear()#

Clear the drawing surface by setting every pixel to black.

Examples#

example picture for clear()
def setup():
    py5.fill(255)
    py5.rect(5, 5, 40, 40)
    py5.clear()
    py5.rect(55, 55, 40, 40)

Description#

Clear the drawing surface by setting every pixel to black. Calling this method is the same as passing 0 to the background() method, as in background(0).

This method behaves differently than Py5Graphics.clear() because Py5Graphics objects allow transparent pixels.

Underlying Processing method: clear

Signatures#

clear() -> None

Updated on September 01, 2022 16:36:02pm UTC