[ubuntu-art] Mark has Thrown Down the Gauntlet!

Salane Ashcraft salane89 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 24 19:31:07 BST 2008

On Thu, Jul 24, 2008 at 1:21 PM, Cory K. <coryisatm at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> Salane Ashcraft wrote:
>> Its just I hear stuff from people who have been here long, but what
>> have they done? Ken himself has said the art team needs to prove
>> itself to be trusted with anything substantial.
> Thats not really the point of the "You haven't been here long." comment.
> It's that there's a whole history of issues that have plagued the art
> team. All usually centering around the lack of real direction and being
> subject to Mark's misunderstanding of art and design.
> There are many talented people pn this list that can more than make
> Ubuntu rock. They are mostly just waiting to see solid change from Mark
> and Canonical. Actually, most AFAIK aren't waiting. They are done and
> over it. So what we're kinda left with now are people like you that have
> enthusiasm but no real experience.  Or, we have people with no artistic
> ability and w really shouldn't be afraid to tell them that.
> It's a much more complex issue than you know.
> So I still give a big +1 for the "sub-team" idea. I hope you work on
> your own vision of a theme, and not default. Best to hope for is that
> pieces get picked for default.
> -Cory
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People with no experience that are helping are just as good as people
with it that are not.
Also what doesnt help is no support from those in charge.

Also- I know the issue. I have had many conversations with several
people who have been involved or are still involved. No one else is
trying for anything really.

Salane Ashcraft
salane89 at gmail.com

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