a Java tool designed to help arabesque drawings. It is particularly aimed at POV-Ray users wishing to use complex patterns for their scene settings
Diagnose is a portable vector editor designed for drawing various types of diagrams. In essence, it supports features common for this type of application, i.e., it allows to draw lines, arrows, rectangles, polygons, it allows to group them together, and so on.
Drawj2d creates technical line drawings in vector format (pdf, svg, ...). The command line program reads a text file that describes the drawing. The input language consists of commands such as line or label. Coordinates are given in natural units, e.g. [m] or [mm].
a simple drawing program written in Java2. You can save your drawings as animated flash file.
Dynagraph is a cross-platform library and command-line tool for dynamically drawing graphs (networks, flowcharts, family trees, etc.) in reponse to continual modifications. Included are DynaDAG for directed graphs and FDP force-directed placement.
Glips Graffiti SVG Editor
The GLIPS Graffiti editor 1.3 is a cross-platform SVG graphics editor based on Batik and developed by ITRIS. Features include: Shape tools, Path tools, Group editing, Basic text support, Transformations, Property manager, and a resource manager.
Java Image Studio
an enhanced painting program that works on any operating system
a pixel oriented graphics editor designed especially for small to medium-sized pictures used to decorate web pages. It is completely written in Java, simple to use and saves (animated) GIFs, ICOs and PNGs
LaTeXDraw is an open source graphical drawing editor for LaTeX, a document preparation system and document markup language for high-quality typesetting. LaTeX is often used for technical or scientific documentation, particularly because it generates well formatted papers with beautifully crafted formuale, but the system can be used for any form of publishing. Read more
Magelan Graphics Editor
The Magelan Graphics Editor is a simple 2D vector graphics editor with basic support for AutoCAD DXF files (both reading and writing).
METAGRAF creates any kind of graphics, including text and images, and outputs a MetaPost file that can be converted in PostScript, PDF ...etc., or can be included directly in any TeX/LaTeX document.
a basic applet drawing program. Place shapes, resize/rotate them on a canvas
Sketsa SVG Editor
Sketsa is a cross platform vector drawing application based on SVG. Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is a graphics format and technology based on XML developed by W3C. With Sketsa, you can create vector graphics that can be scaled and printed at any resolution, without losing detail or clarity. You also get instant visual feedback on what you changed.
an open-source lightweight Java tool for rapidly drawing UML diagrams, with a focus on a sound and pop-up-free user interface. UMLet lets you draw diagram sketches fast, teach UML using a simple user interface, and export diagrams to SVG, JPG and PDF formats