[ubuntu-art] Xubuntu

jmak jozmak at gmail.com
Sat Jul 15 22:15:32 BST 2006


On 7/14/06, Troy James Sobotka <troy.sobotka at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-14-07 at 14:00 -0400, jmak wrote:
> > These are some of my explorations in the direction of developing a new
> > feel for the logo an gdm greeter screen for Xubuntu/edgy.
> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/XubuntuEdgySpecs
> > Please note that these artworks are still a work in progress.
> >
>
> Thank you immensely for taking the time to document your
> work jmak!
>
> It should go without saying that the works are unfinished -- in
> fact -- it is far superior to have loose mock ups during a development
> phase such as this.
>
> Let's hope we manage to stimulate some more contributions on
> the Proposal side.
>
>
> Brief notes:
>  * Chrome look is wonderful.  Mouse feels the need to
>    homogenize to the look perhaps?  Chrome mouse tweak?
>    Cleave from solid black mouse?  Ideas?
>  * Logo version two offers subtle contrasts which help
>    to elevate its appearance.  Very appealing.
>  * Logon composition is centre punched.  Perhaps work towards
>    a more classical distribution considering the weight
>    of the rendered logon panel.
>  * Is there a way to integrate the lovely chrome look with
>    the wallpaper in some way to create a seamless feel?
>
>
> Great work jmak!
>
> Thanks again for taking the time.  If you wouldn't mind,
> I am quite sure that your work would be welcome under the
> "Artwork" section of the wiki for newcomers to examine.
> Renaming the page is relatively painless, and the current
> template for the artwork area shows subpages automatically.
> The /Artwork/Incoming area has a good starting point if you
> would like to establish an EdgyXubuntuProposals area?
>
> Sincerely,
> Troy
>
>
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Hi Troy,

Thanks for the comments and the suggestions. I will definitely
continue working on those ideas and will see how far I can go.

In the mean time, I've renamed the wiki as you suggested.
This is the new adress:

https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Artwork/Incoming/XubuntuEdgy/Proposals

J. Mak
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