Under the Bridge

Bezier Pathological Strings

Here’s a handy little Swift library for adding a dab of style to your string rendering:

lvnyk / BezierString: Rendering NSAttributedStrings along arbitrary UIBezierPaths


Take your string and your path and generate a UIImage, draw into a CGContext, or use UIBezierLabel anywhere you’d use a common-or-garden UILabel. Cool beans!

And if you’re not overly familiar with UIBezierPaths, check out some of our other mentions of their care and feeding and applied niftiness:

Bézier Path Construction

Bezier Path Boolean Ops

Bezier PathMove

Core Animating Interfaces

Library: Capture a Signature

h/t: ManiacDev!


How to curve CGMutablePath?mayoff / path-warp: UIBezierPath+Rob_warp.h

Custom UIView Animations with Vector Graphics

Cubic Bezier Curves Under the Hood

Open Source iOS Library That Adds Caching To UIBezierPath For Increased Performance

Mastering the Bézier Curve in Sketch

JAMSVGImage: “Display resolution independent SVGs in iOS.”; timrwood / SVGPath: “Parse SVG path strings into UIBezierPaths in Swift”; The Ultimate Guide to SVG; check out our old SVGKit notes

Shapes: Open Source iOS Library Making It Easier To Create Custom Shaped And Animated Components

Bezier Paths and Gesture Recognizers