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Tkinter GUI Programming by Example by David Love

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Creating a graphical blackjack game

In order to display images within our blackjack game, we need to obtain them first. If you are the arty kind, you can draw them yourself. I am not a great artist so I have chosen to acquire artwork online. The images used in the pictures in this book came from the Open Game Art website, and can be downloaded from https://opengameart.org/content/playing-cards-0.

As usual, we will begin our file with the necessary imports:

import osimport randomimport tkinter as tk

This project will need three imports now:

  • os: To access the assets folder
  • random: To shuffle the Deck
  • tkinter: To use graphical features

We begin with a variable that will be used by multiple classes, and so is defined outside of the scope of ...

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