[ubuntu-art] [Ayatana] Chocolate Color Scheme
jws141 at verizon.net
Mon Jun 22 22:00:54 BST 2009
On Sun, 2009-06-21 at 15:56 +0100, Shane Fagan wrote:
> Personally another earthy colour scheme isn't what im looking for. I
> like notify-osd I think its slick but at the moment its a little out of
> place with the desktop look. So in that way maybe making a darker theme
> to match might work well but not brown please not brown. Like a light
> grey might be nice IMO.
Here is a theme I've been working on for a few months with Ubuntu
specifically kept in mind during the development. It is rather dark,
but remains extremely easy on the eyes while maintaining a certain
shine. I believe this has the originality and usability that could
benefit the Ubuntu Desktop.
This theme was developed with the help and input from many members of
the artwork community. The color base is largely inspired by the GDM
that appeared in Jaunty. After seeing those colors together, I realized
an accompanying theme would be aesthetically pleasing and not done by
I am hosting the project on Launchpad and have yet to create a Wiki on
Ubuntu-Artwork. Any bugs, feedback, thoughts, input, would be greatly
appreciated. It's at 0.2 release, but actually much more stable than the
version would imply.
Along with the beauty and functionality of GNOME-Do and community effort
of the Breathe Icon Set, this could make for an exciting alternate
Here is the theme download via Launchpad for testing.
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