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Word Art Intersecting Word Art with Inkscape

Jan 30, 2015 04:52 PM | Travis in Inkscape

I got a question from Robiton where he is trying to design a sign where a script intersects existing word art. He wants to design it so that it's easy to read, and won't fall apart after cutting. I put together a quick tutorial on how to create word...

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Creating Word Art with Inkscape

Jun 04, 2014 03:55 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Word Art patterns are designs where text is the primary design element. Naturally, font choice becomes an important factor when designing word art. Try out several of different fonts before making your choice. If you need more selection, are a numbe...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L8

Sep 24, 2009 08:43 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome to the very last lesson in our Inkscape class. Time flies, doesn't it? We're doing another demonstration. This time we're creating an elk mini-clock for a desk. The project takes a standard 1 7/16" mini-clock insert you can find online or at...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L7

Sep 22, 2009 03:29 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome to Lesson 7. This time, we're actually putting together what we've learned up to this point to design a scroll saw pattern. We will be designing a simple trinket box. Since the lid will have some nice fretwork, you can also use this box to ho...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L6

Sep 17, 2009 04:13 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome to Lesson 6 of our Inkscape class. This time we're working with text. Working with text is relatively easy and I'll show you the basics. We won't get into the advanced topics of working with text in this class. But you'll certainly be armed e...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L5

Sep 15, 2009 07:50 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome to Lesson 5 as we learn to use Inkscape to make scroll saw patterns. This time, we’ll be talking about nodes and how to edit them. This could be the most important lesson in the series. We’ll really start to see the power of vector graphics t...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L4

Sep 10, 2009 05:19 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome to Lesson 4 as we learn to use Inkscape to create scroll saw patterns. This lesson, we’re going to learn to create complex shapes by using additive and subtractive tools. With these tools, we can take any number of simple shapes to create uni...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L3

Sep 08, 2009 09:26 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome back to Lesson 3 as we learn to use Inkscape to make scroll saw patterns. This lesson we’ll be aligning our objects. This will play an important role in designing our patterns as we line elements up for symmetry or distribute them equally acr...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L2

Sep 03, 2009 08:17 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome to Lesson 2. This lesson, we’ll be working with shapes. We’ll be using the tools located in the Tool Bar to create basic shapes. Then we’ll manipulate those shapes to create effects we’re looking for. This is a pretty easy lesson. We’ll only...

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Scroll Saw Patterns With Inkscape - L1

Sep 02, 2009 08:44 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Welcome to Making Scroll Saw Patterns with Inkscape. This class will last for 4 weeks with 2 lessons released each week. Each class will include a video demonstration, written out instruction, downloadable source materials, and an open forum where yo...

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Designing a Name Plate with Inkscape

Apr 08, 2009 03:29 PM | Travis in Inkscape

Here's another video tutorial for y'all. This time we're using Inkscape to design a simple name plate for somebody's desk. Its a really easy pattern to design and easier to cut! Plus this makes a great gift for those in the office. So keep that in mind...

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