Turn your words into art
Create art from nothing but a text prompt with NightCafe Creator. Our AI will "paint" anything you want - it’s as simple as asking. Our text-to-image art generator can render just about anything you can put into words. Try a cultural reference, poem, lyric, or random phrase. The creativity is in your words.
Finding the right combination of words to get your intended output is the challenge. The result may not be what you had in mind, but it will always be interesting!
No coding required. Type a text prompt then set the algorithm parameters with a few clicks.
Create artworks from text using your desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone. View and manage from anywhere.
Generate, tweak and download up to 2 artworks per day for free. Download free or paid creations without watermarks!
The art of asking
Take a look into the mind of a neural network. VQGAN is a generative adversarial neural network that can generate images. CLIP judges how well an image matches your prompt. Put them together, repeat a few hundred times, and the results can be incredible!
How to create art from a text prompt
Type a text prompt, add some keyword modifiers, then click "Create".
...for a few minutes while the AI works it's magic.
Admire your artwork for a while, then do whatever you like with it. You can even sell it!
See some of the top text-to-image artworks that users have made with NightCafe Creator.
Frequently Asked Questions about our Text-to-Image Art Generator
The "how" is easy. Just enter any word or phrase you like - this is known as the text prompt. E.g. "A cow jumping over the moon". We have also provided you with a list of popular modifier keywords that will help influence the style of your art. E.g. "Abstract", "Trending on Artstation" and "Water Colour" just to name a few. Modifiers are optional. When you click "Create", our AI will work it’s magic to produce an image that matches your text prompt.
It takes between 2 and 15 minutes depending on how long you choose to run the algorithm for. A longer runtime gives your artwork a better chance of properly forming.
VQGAN and CLIP are two state-of-the-art machine learning algorithms that work together to create art from a text prompt. VQGAN is an image generator, and CLIP can judge how well the image matches your prompt. CLIP gives feedback to VQGAN on how to make the image more like the text prompt. Repeat this process a few hundred times and some incredible results emerge!
It's free to generate up to 2 artworks per day. To create more, you can purchase a credit pack, or earn credits by participating in the community. No subscriptions required.
NightCafe Creator is a web-based app. You won't find it on any app store, but you can install it to the home screen of your iPhone, Android phone or tablet.
Yes, you own the artworks you create on NightCafe Creator and can do whatever you like with them - you can even sell them! Just don’t copy someone else’s creation and claim it as your own.