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    Create a Web 2.0 Style Button Using GIMP

    Create a Web 2.0 Style Button Using GIMP
    1. Create a new sub-folder called "originals" in your "beta_images" folder. *+PART 1: CREATE THE IMAGE+* 1. Open The Gimp 2. Select File>New (Ctrl+N) 3. In the Create a New Image dialogue box set: p((. a. Width: 110 pixels p((. b. Height: 55pixels p((. c. Under the Advanced Options p((((. i. 72 ppi p((((. ii. Colorspace: RGB color p((((. iii. Fill ...
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    Become a Color Guru

    Become a Color Guru
    Having the right color combination in your work can make or break your design. Knowing which colors schemes coordinate with others is absolutely crucial to being successful. Here is your color theory tutorial. Read these helpful articles to learn how to become a color guru. h4. "You Know Your Colors but Do You Know Their Contrasts":http://admin.artbistro.monster.com:8080/careers/articles/743-training-you-know-your-colors-but-do-you-know-their-contrasts h4. "Color and Comics":http://artbistro.monster.com/careers/articles/2399-color-and-comics h4. ...
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    3 Easy Tips for Setting Up Still Life Paintings

    ArtBistro Partner, internationally recognized professional artist and author of FineArtTips.com, Lori McNee shares three easy steps that can make a big difference when setting up and lighting a still life painting. Do you have some tips you find handy when setting up still life paintings? We want to hear them — Share below!
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    Create an Aqua Button Using GIMP

    Create an Aqua Button Using GIMP
    *+PART 1: CREATE THE IMAGE+* 1. Open The Gimp 2. Select File>New (Ctrl+N) 3. In the Create a New Image dialogue box set: p((. a. Width: 110 pixels p((. b. Height: 55pixels p((. c. Under the Advanced Options p((((. i. 72 ppi p((((. ii. Colorspace: RGB color p((((. iii. Fill with: Transparency 4. Click OK. 5. File>Save As… (Shift+Ctrl+S) name the ...
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    Preparing to Paint with Acrylics: 5 Video Tutorials

    Benefits of Painting with Acrylic Paints Next: How to Prepare your Canvas to Paint with Acrylics → [page] How to Prepare your Canvas to Paint with Acrylics Next: Types of Surfaces to Paint with Acrylics → [page] Types of Surfaces to Paint with Acrylics Next: Acrylic Painting with Translucent Paints & Washes → [page] Acrylic Painting with Translucent Paints & Washes ...
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    Create a Glassy Button Using GIMP

    Create a Glassy Button Using GIMP
    *+PART 1: CREATE THE IMAGE+* 1. Open The Gimp 2. Select File>New (Ctrl+N) 3. In the Create a New Image dialogue box set: p((. a. Width: 110 pixels p((. b. Height: 55pixels p((. c. Under the Advanced Options p((((. i. 72 ppi p((((. ii. Colorspace: RGB color p((((. iii. Fill with: Transparency 4. Click OK. 5. File>Save As… (Shift+Ctrl+S) name the ...
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    Draw the Human Form: 10 Video Tutorials

    1. How To Draw a Face Next: How To Draw a Nose → [page] 2. How To Draw a Nose Next: How To Draw A Mouth → [page] 3. How To Draw A Mouth Next: How To Draw Eyes → [page] 4. How To Draw Eyes Next: How to Draw Human Faces With Wrinkles → [page] 5. How to Draw Human ...
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    Create a Metal Button Using GIMP

    Create a Metal Button Using GIMP
    *+PART 1: CREATE THE IMAGE+* 1. Open The Gimp 2. Select File>New (Ctrl+N) 3. In the Create a New Image dialogue box set: p((. a. Width: 110 pixels p((. b. Height: 55pixels p((. c. Under the Advanced Options p((((. i. 72 ppi p((((. ii. Colorspace: RGB color p((((. iii. Fill with: Transparency 4. Click OK. 5. File>Save As… (Shift+Ctrl+S) name the ...
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    The Role of Color in Marketing

    The Role of Color in Marketing
    Today I came across an absolutely great color design that makes tons of money. Really? Yes, really. This report: internetretailer.com says proflower.com has the highest conversion rate of all e-commerce sites, a staggering 30%. In other words: one out of three visitors actually makes a purchase. Looking at the site I'm not surprised. The site is very, very well designed. All ...
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    Create an Animated GIF Using GIMP

    *+PART 1: OPEN A NEW THE GIMP FILE:+* 1. Open The Gimp 2. Go to File>New (Ctrl+N) 3. Type p((. • Name: “animated_gif” p((. • Width: 100 pixels p((. • Height: 100 pixels p((. • Resolution: 72 pixels/inch p((. • Mode: RGB color p((. • Select Contents: Transparent 4. Click OK. 5. Save as “animated_gif.xcf” into your Documents>originals folder. *+PART 2: ...
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    GUIDE: How Do I Create an Original Background?

    *+PART 1: OPEN A NEW THE GIMP FILE:+* 1. Open The Gimp 2. Go to File>New (Ctrl+N) 3. Type p((. • Name: “background” p((. • Width: 100 pixels p((. • Height: 100 pixels p((. • Resolution: 72 pixels/inch p((. • Mode: RGB color p((. • Select Contents: White 4. Click OK. 5. Save as “background.xcf” into the Documents>originals folder. *+PART 2: ...
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    GUIDE: How Do I Create an Original Banner?

    *+PART 1: OPEN A NEW THE GIMP FILE:+* 1. Open The Gimp 2. Go to File>New (Ctrl+N) 3. Preset: Web banner huge 728x90 4. Under the Advanced Options set: p((. • Resolution: 72 pixels/inch p((. • Mode: RGB color p((. • Select Contents: White 5. Click OK. 6. File>Save As… (Shift+Ctrl+S) and name the file “banner.xcf” into your Documents>originals folder. [widget:9_steps_guide_design_benifits] ...
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    Organizing and Placing Web Images Using iPhoto & iWeb

    *+PART 1: IMPORTING AND ORGANIZING YOUR WEB IMAGES IN IPHOTO+* 1. Open iPhoto. 2. Drag the beta_images folder into the iPhoto Source window. A new album containing the images will be created in the Source window. 3. Select iPhoto>Preferences>Keywords 4. Click the (+) button and add “web” as a new Keyword. 5. Drag all of you the .jpg, .gif, and .png ...
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    Answers to the Name That Font Quiz

    Answers to the Name That Font Quiz
    ArtBistro created the Name That Font quiz to test how much you know about fonts. We listened to your feedback and are providing the answers so you can learn from the quiz. h4. Don't cheat! If you haven't taken the Name That Font quiz yet, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1) Arial 2) Comic Sans ...
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    Tips for Keeping a "Green" Studio!

    Tips for Keeping a "Green" Studio!
    Draw on it! There are many ways to stay green in the art studio. One of the best ways is by finding a use for the scraps and leftovers that might otherwise be thrown out. This month we showed you how to cut a simple mat, but before you throw out that piece you cut out of the middle, here are ...
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    How To Build a Better Home Studio

    You did it! You’ve negotiated with your boss or embraced your entrepreneurial spirit and the home office is yours. Think of all the time you’ll save on the commute, the extra hours you’ll punch in, and the flexibility you’ll enjoy. You’re ready to kick back and… oh, work. Remember, even with all the promises of work-at-home grandeur, there are just ...
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    The Art of Product

    The Art of Product
    Most people will never own a Van Gogh. They probably won't look at a Monet daily. They might not purchase a Brancusi sculpture for the living room, or live in a Frank Lloyd Wright home. On the other hand, they most likely will wake up to look at their alarm clock each morning, drive their car to and from work, and ...
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    Color Secrets Revealed

    Color Secrets Revealed
    An excellent understanding of color is a must for artists and designers. A strong knowledge of color relationships will take you far in your career. See if you can guess which relationships are stronger than others. Lauren Krause is an experienced design blogger for CreativeCurio.com. Read her informative analysis of successful color combinations and color theory. h2. "Find the secrets here.":http://artbistro.monster.com/news/articles/9889-color-secrets-revealed ...
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    Video Tutorial: How to Draw Valentine Hearts With Wings

    Video Tutorial: How to Draw Valentine Hearts With Wings
    It's never too late to show that special someone that you care. And, handmade gifts are straight from the heart. Learn how to draw a Valentine's Day heart with wings to adorn a Valentine card, a surprise love note, or even place-mats for a romantic dinner — Love! Here's how: How to Draw Valentine Hearts With Wings div.custom_widget {border:0px;}[widget:related_reads_videotutorials]
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    Moneygami: The Art of Paper Money Folding

    Moneygami: The Art of Paper Money Folding
    There is a Chinese quotation said that money is not everything, but without money you can’t do many things, including this. Introducing the art of moneygami, where origami meets paper money. I have seen many people use money paper to fold a heart shape or something simple, but Hasegawa Yousuke has taken paper money folding to the next level. !http://artbistro.monster.com/nfs/artbistro/photos/0038/8083/moneygami-faces_normal.jpg?1205450633! [widget:9_steps_guide_art_benifits] ...
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