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  • My first illustrations on Dreamstime

    by Fainastock02 | 29th of December, 2012

    On Dreamstime I've always posted mainly photographs. Till today... Besides photography I want to familiarize myself with the art of making illustrations. The reason why I want to create illustrations, are the unlimited amount of possibilities and imagination you can put... More
  • Great tutorials for Inkscape users

    by Bitesize | 14th of August, 2012

    Plenty of you will be advanced in Inkscape but some who are still learning, like myself, will hopefully find these tutorials helpful. Be warned, most are videos so you need quite a lot of bandwidth. As my bandwidth has increased substantially for the next year I've... More
  • My Inkscape and Gimp Workflow

    by Mvogel | 20th of February, 2012

    I have been working with Inkscape and Gimp on Linux and MacOS X for several years now and have developed a basic work flow that works well for me and creates images suitable for submission to DT. There may be other ways to achieve the same results but this is what works... More
  • Problems with saving an eps (vector) file from inkscape

    by Debspoons | 5th of December, 2011

    Working with Inkscape: Saving a .svg file to an .eps file One way to solve a bitmap problem. If you have accidental blurs, transparencies, gradients etc and you are trying to save to an .EPS (inkscape) you will need to find them and fix it, before this will work.... More
  • Using free tools

    by Mvogel | 24th of June, 2011

    This is for all of the new members. All you old timers probably already have your tools you like. I have been on DT for since last February but I have been doing photography as a hobby for a long time. I am also a computer specialist and have been a Linux enthusiast... More
  • Using Inkscape and GIMP to make illustrations

    by Mvogel | 19th of September, 2010

    Being that I am cheap and poor, I use GIMP to edit all of my photos. When I decided that I wanted to give illustrations a go I found Inkscape, which is free like GIMP. Once I figured out how to use Inkscape I noticed that you can not save files natively in jpeg format.... More
  • Inkscape

    by Cristalloid | 19th of February, 2010

    I am wondering in which format I should save and then submit illustrations made with Inkscape. The DT-faq say: I am an illustrator; do you accept illustrations? We love illustrations! Vector files should be saved in raster format, JPG at a high resolution, saved at highest... More
  • Inkscape: A great vector program, but some mistakes

    by Lesnivila | 22nd of January, 2010

    Hello, I am using the German version of Inkscape. It is a great vector graphic program, with a lot of good features. There are different formats to save. You can create round edges, delete, submit and form pathes, there is a tool to create stars, polygons and the wonderful... More
  • Creating a new image in Inkscape without jagged lines

    by Lesnivila | 22nd of January, 2010

    Hello, this is my first blog entry. I want to write about a theme, which could be interesting for the illustrators. I have used Inkscape, a vector graphic program and it was great: the lines are straight like anything else. After I have created some illustrations with... More
  • Inkscape-a great asset

    by Matabraham | 12th of May, 2009

    I would like to dedicate this post to the makers of Inkscape - the wonderful vector illustrator program that has been a great asset in my creative journey. This along with GIMP,an image manipulation software, forms a free and formidable combination that helps amateurs like... More
  • Useful Inkscape tutorials links

    by Sil63 | 7th of August, 2008

    Hello! I thought I'd share a few links to Inkscape tutorials I found useful. I'm a total newbie to Inkscape and these tuts helped me understand the basics of this wonderful free software. For Italian illustrators, there are also links to Italian resources. Hope... More
  • Inkscape Keys – Part II

    by Roberto1977 | 23rd of December, 2007

    Hi everybody! Here I am with the second part of the blog dedicated to the freeware and open source software called Inkscape. It’s very easy to use, but if you know some simple tricks, you’ll be able to draw with it in a faster way. In the first part of my little... More
  • Inkscape Keys

    by Roberto1977 | 5th of December, 2007

    Hi guys! Do you know Inkscape? It’s a freeware and open source software you can download from internet. It’s a very beautiful software that you can use to draw nice illustrations. I’ve drawn all my illustrations with it and I think it’s a very useful instrument... More
  • inkscape tutorial

    by Chloe411 | 15th of October, 2007

    Hi all! Today I post a simple tutorial about how to make a star pendant! You will be able to make it with the free vector drawing software inkscape! You can see my graphic in the image below and it has been made totally with inkscape. It is quite simple if you have... More
  • graphic art

    by Chloe411 | 7th of October, 2007

    I like very much vector graphic tools such as inkscape! All my graphics are based on sketches then I provide to transform raster drawings into SVG vector format. Using layer technique I can develop artwork like I want to have amazing effects. If you are interesting about... More

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