Added the User Guide for explaining the functions of the Coat of Arms Maker.
April 18th, 2022
Elements in the Charges Section are now searchable. Just start typing and all elements from all Charges Tabs show up that match. Let us please know if you need any changes, i.e. items not showing up for search terms you think should match.
April 2nd, 2022
Layer navigation for PRO now lists all elements as on the canvas from top to bottom.
You can change the color of the background from white to any other color in the layer navigation.
Background and CoaMaker logo are only selectable and deletable from layer navigation so that they don’t confuse your design process.
Fixed shield with ordinaries pale, pile, and fess: If the ordinary is set to transparent, no shield color will be underneath. You might need to clear the images in your browser cache to see the new images.
March 26th, 2022
Switched all banner elements from vertical to horizontal in the Flag Tab in the Shield Section (formerly Banner Tab) so that you can easily create flags and banners with a medieval and fantasy touch.
March 23rd, 2022
As a PRO user you can now design banners and flags. You will find the Banner Tab in the Shield Section.
March 22nd, 2022
User artwork is now displayed much larger in the User Artwork Gallery and in the Individual User’s Archive.
March 21st, 2022
Users can now edit their published coats of arms: change the image, the title, and the description. You can find the new function on the page of each your coats of arm below the description (or below the image if there is no description).
March 20th, 2022
Layer navigation added to CoaMaker PRO: Now you can re-order the layers of your design easily by drag and drop. You can lock items on the canvas. You can re-name the layers of your design so you find your items faster. And you can hide items on the canvas, e.g. if you want to concentrate on some items that would otherwise be overlapped by other items. Everything you do with layers is saved in the json file which you can create with the Save Button (and re-upload again with the Open Button).
The section for all charges (Animals, Objects, Humans, and Plants) have been merged into the Charge Section which has tabs at the top. This allows you to navigate more easily between the types of charges and opens more spice in the side panel for future features.
March 9th, 2022
Highly discounted and non-recurring group subscriptions are now available for one or six month. Up to 30 users can use a group subscription. You can activate a group subscription here.
February 13th, 2022
Changed order of Inanimate Section so that physical objects are at the top, pure symbols and shapes at the bottom. Should make it easier for you to find the charge you are looking for.
February 7th, 2022
Transformed Mantling Section into Exterior Section in order to bring together mantlings, helmets, and motto banners in one place.
January 23rd, 2022
Complete overhaul of the preview panels for all the elements in CoaMaker. Loading times are now much shorter.
Eleven more shields for PRO and basic with ordinaries and divisions: barry, four bars, bendy, paly, gyronny of eight, canton, paly bendy, barry bendy, flaunch, chequy, and two shields.
The default shield at the start has now the exact same position as the shields that you can add to the canvas.
December 29th, 2021
Start of the new shield system for basic and PRO: All new shields have the same size so that you can combine them with transparency effects to create even more options for your armorial achievements.
New empty shield and nine new ordinaries: pale, fess, bend, cross, saltire, chevron, pile, chief, and bordure.
Eight new shield divisions: party per pale, party per fess, party per bend, party per cross, party per saltire, party per chevron, party per pall, and chaussé.
December 19th, 2021
Each registered user now has a gallery which displays all of his uploaded designs. You can find the link to your gallery under “My Account” -> “My Coats of Arms”
Users can register for free in order to start a gallery. Free registrations do not include PRO features.
December 2nd, 2021
Seven new elements for PRO: wolf, wolf head, polar bear, giant squid, kraken, banner (for texts), palace, and mammoth.
November 30th, 2021
Fixed bug of PRO users not being redirected to the advanced editor directly.
November 29th, 2021
Two new elements for PRO: heart and scroll.
November 28th, 2021
Two new elements for PRO: large detailed snow crystal and small snow flake.
One click “Download as image” for PRO.
November 27th, 2021
Larger canvas size on mobile.
Registered users can store images of their coat of arms in their member’s area and the public library.
November 25th, 2021
Users can now add their own creations to a gallery of user artwork.
November 22nd, 2021
Added three new templates to CoaMaker PRO: necromancer, tropical island, and seafarer.
November 21st, 2021
Added “Add Text” feature to CoaMaker PRO. Fonts Cardinal, Carolus, Cormorant, Creepster, Great Vibes, IM Fell English SC, Liturgisch, Lohengrin, Metamorphous, Norse, Philosopher, and Uncial Antiqua can be added to the coats of arms canvas. All Google fonts are accessible via the text context menu.
Added nine new items to CoaMaker PRO: human skull, bone, crossed bones, palm tree, pirate pistole, sabre, canon, shark head, and spyglass.
Default texts added to templates in CoaMaker PRO.
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