[ubuntu-art] New to the Thread
coryisatm at ubuntu.com
Tue Jan 20 12:49:21 GMT 2009
Brian May wrote:
> I've been subscribed for a few weeks now, watching all of the dialog go
> on and would like to jump in soon. I'm a graphic designer by education
> and want to see how I may contribute and have a few questions:
> 1.) I'm a Photoshop/Illustrator junky, but want to move into open source
> tools. What tools are the best for icon creation? (Inkscape, SodiPodi,
> The Gimp etc.)
Currently, for the Breathe project
using Inkscape. GIMP is also common.
Though I personally like the use of open source tools in the creation of
art for open source projects it's not a requirement at all.
> 2.) The list is obviously for Ubuntu artwork, what about Kubuntu and the
> others? Is there ongoing icon creation for those?
I'm the lead artist for Ubuntu Studio and I've always made a point to be
part of this main community. Though there isn't much from the other
*buntus, there's nothing keeping then away. I'd love for them to be
> 3.) Is this the right place to ask these questions, or is there a doc
> somewhere for newbies to the list?
Here's a quick start.
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