[ubuntu-art] "Union" Theme
julian at selectparks.net
Tue Dec 25 13:47:41 GMT 2007
..on or around Tue, Dec 25, 2007 at 12:58:17AM -0500, Ken Vermette said:
> A few days back I said I'd create a theme based from my own work:
what i really like about this is:
it's actually feasible.
the softness shared across windows, desktop and panels will 'push forward'
window contents, including text, acting as a natural focal lens of sorts.
previously, the sheer density of colour framed the window contents too
the subtle delimiting line around the window edge 'floats' the window
itself in a way that is fresh and elegant. nice work.
i think you've really resolved the menu transparency and gradiant
problem seen in previous iterations.
this will also theme really well i think (a steely dark theme would
look great and perhaps provide contrast desired by some).
congrats.. from my position this is a winner.
the background image colour could be brought in line with the aforementioned
that said, what you have achieved is much 'warmer', if that is at all a
i'm curious to see how this would look with an existant dark background.
what do you intend to do with the buttons? they, i thought, didn't have
such well chosen colours in your previous mockups, reminiscent of
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