As promised over the last few weeks, I have put together this small tutorial, designed to help our customers to produce quality photo clip art using their own photographs and Free Open Source Software (known as FOSS). My aim is to get as many people as possible contributing to this blog and as a consequence, helping us to produce a helpful resource library of images and clip art that can be used by our customers, artists, children, and anyone at all who enjoys producing digital images for pleasure. In order to make it as palatable as possible, I have split it into ‘bite-sized’ chunks, as I intend to go in depth on most of the topics covered. This first part is designed to serve as a ‘Prologue’ in the hope that it will gather a bit of interest amongst our readers. Continue reading
As a result of my last posting, it would appear that there are quite a few of our customers who like the idea of producing their own logo, and would welcome some advice as to what they should consider before starting out. This post represents my initial thoughts on the subject and is designed to open the debate…………. Continue reading
As a first step towards increased functionality and usefulness, I have started a group of pages which are geared towards helping customers with their designs.
This area will eventually contain Clip Art (both drawn and photographic), Font illustrations, Colour swatches, Design ideas for a variety of events, and a whole lot more.
If you would like to contribute art, please make yourself known to me. Please note that submissions must be your own work and carry a Creative Commons Commercial Share Alike license.
I will be posting an article about CC licensing at a later date.