How rendering works

Renderer architecture displayed on the scheme:


File structure

  • /src
    • /components - concrete components like Frame, Rectangle etc. that exported as a part of package API
    • /helpers - utility functions
    • /hooks - React hooks for components
    • /mixins - common functions for renderers that set some attributes to Figma nodes. Part of it is related to mixin interface inside Figma API. As an example baseNodeMixin related to BaseNodeMixin.
    • /renderers - functions that can create/update specific Figma nodes
    • /styleTransformers - functions for transforming set of component style
    • index - root of package export
    • renderer - core of renderer based on react-reconciler.
    • types - common props of components