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Offline Laurianne

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Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« on: June 16, 2011, 06:29:06 AM »
Here is a basic tutorial for anyone just learning to use Inkscape.  It will take you step by step through a simple drawing.

http://eyedrawit.wordpress.com/tutorials/

You can also download the SVG.

http://www.openclipart.org/detail/whims ... -laurianne
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #1 on: June 16, 2011, 06:49:33 AM »
I left a comment on your website. I am going to try to draw my own bird following your instructions, but just in case, I will also download your file too.
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2011, 11:24:42 AM »
Thanks, Carolyn.  If you do draw it, let me know if I left out any steps in the tutorial.  I wanted to write it in such a way that someone that was just learning could follow it.
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2011, 12:50:20 PM »
Laurianne

well done!  I had no problem following along.

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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2011, 04:43:05 PM »
Thanks, PapaSue.  I'm glad it was clear enough.
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #5 on: August 29, 2011, 05:40:29 AM »
I just completed your tutorial and it was lots of fun.  Cute robin.  I put him/her in my gallery.  :D

I liked it because:
1. There were procedures one could use elsewhere.
2. Directions were so clear and easy to understand.
3. You could do variations of the robin yet keep to the tut.

Can't wait to do some of your others.

It really is an art and gift to write a good tutorial.  
It really is an art and gift to follow a good tutorial.  :lol:  :lol:  :lol:
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #6 on: September 02, 2011, 05:12:50 PM »
Glad you found it helpful!
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #7 on: September 25, 2011, 06:42:06 AM »
Working circles no problem, but when it cam to working the pen and drawing the little stuff...having problems.  I'll keep working with it, especially if the laptop's not sitting in my lap!!!


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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #8 on: October 14, 2011, 12:52:14 PM »
great tut. Thank you.
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #9 on: October 14, 2011, 05:11:08 PM »
Rosie,

So glad you liked it!
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #10 on: October 14, 2011, 06:45:18 PM »
Laurianne, I love the little bird on your new website too.
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #11 on: October 15, 2011, 08:40:13 AM »
Quote from: "cmsmith60"
Working circles no problem, but when it cam to working the pen and drawing the little stuff...having problems.  I'll keep working with it, especially if the laptop's not sitting in my lap!!!


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I have never been able to do any thing other than play a game of cards with this thing sitting in my lap. LOL
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Re: Draw this Simple Whimsical Robin
« Reply #12 on: October 16, 2011, 02:48:21 PM »
Butterfly, Somehow I don't quite believe you.  :roll:

Carolyn, I'm glad you like my little bird on the new site.
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