HTML | canvas fillStyle Property

The canvas fillStyle property is used to set or return the color, gradient, or pattern used to fill the drawing.

Style:

context.fillStyle=color|gradient|pattern;

Property Value:



  • color: It is used to set the filled color of drawing. The default value of canvas fillStyle property is black.
  • gradient: It is used to set the gradient object to fill the drawing. The gradient object are linear or radial.
  • pattern: It is used to set the pattern to fill the drawing.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
        HTML canvas fillStyle property
    </title>
</head>
  
<body>
    <canvas id="GFG" 
            width="500" 
            height="300">
  </canvas>
  
    <script>
        var x = document.getElementById("GFG");
        var contex = x.getContext("2d");
        
        // set fillStyle color green.
        contex.fillStyle = "green";
        contex.fillRect(50, 50, 350, 200);
        contex.stroke();
    </script>
  
</body>
  
</html>

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
        HTML canvas fillStyle property
    </title>
</head>
  
<body>
    <canvas id="GFG" 
            width="500"
            height="300">
  </canvas>
  
    <script>
        var x = 
            document.getElementById("GFG");
        var contex = 
            x.getContext("2d");
        var gr = 
            contex.createLinearGradient(50, 0, 350, 0);
        gr.addColorStop(0, "green");
        gr.addColorStop(1, "white");
        contex.fillStyle = gr;
        contex.fillRect(50, 50, 350, 200);
        contex.stroke();
    </script>
</body>
  
</html>

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  
<head>
    <title>
        HTML canvas fillStyle property
    </title>
</head>
  
<body>
    <canvas id="GFG"
            width="500"
            height="300">
  </canvas>
  
    <script>
        var x = 
            document.getElementById("GFG");
        
        var contex =
            x.getContext("2d");
        
        var gr =
            contex.createLinearGradient(0, 100, 0, 200);
        gr.addColorStop(0, "green");
        gr.addColorStop(1, "yellow");
        contex.fillStyle = gr;
        contex.fillRect(50, 50, 350, 200);
        contex.stroke();
    </script>
</body>
  
</html>

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Supported Browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 9.0
  • Firefox
  • Safari
  • Opera


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