HTML5 Canvas Blend mode with globalCompositeOperation Tutorial

globalCompositeOperation Documentation.

With Konva framework you can set globalCompositeOperation or blending mode operations with globalCompositeOperation property.

Instructions: drag red rectangle over text and see how they will be drawing together.

Konva Blend_Mode Demoview raw
<!DOCTYPE html>
<script src=""></script>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<title>Konva Hide and Show Demo</title>
body {
margin: 0;
padding: 0;
overflow: hidden;
background-color: #F0F0F0;
<div id="container"></div>
var width = window.innerWidth;
var height = window.innerHeight;
var stage = new Konva.Stage({
container: 'container',
width: width,
height: height
var layer = new Konva.Layer();
var text = new Konva.Text({
text: 'Text Shadow!',
fontFamily: 'Calibri',
fontSize: 40,
x: 20,
y: 20,
fill: 'green',
// stroke: 'red',
strokeWidth: 2,
shadowColor: 'white',
// shadowBlur: 0,
shadowOffset: { x: 10, y: 10 },
// shadowOpacity: 0.5
var rect = new Konva.Rect({
x: 50,
y: 50,
// stroke: 'red',
width: 100,
height: 100,
fill: 'red',
draggable: true,
globalCompositeOperation: 'xor'