Giraffe is a tool for expressing your ideas.
We’ve tried to make that as simple as possible. Giraffe is a data creation tool. Draw, 3D, areas.
🦒 In-App Guide
Manage Drawing Layers
Video Intro To Drawing with Giraffe
Use the "Draw Bar" at the bottom of the screen to create something
Choose what you want to create in the dock, then start drawing by clicking on the map.
Option 1: Select the usage (eg.
Residential) and start drawing an element of that type directly
Option 2: Draw a shape first, then add a usage later. Rectangle is a convenient tool for drawing polygons with right angles.
<aside> 💡 Hold down the S key on your keyboard to snap nodes to existing features as you draw.
Giraffe offers 3 methods of generating building geometry:
Click the tool in the draw palette, then select the Usage you would like to apply.