Colour Lovers


Create a Color Palette from a Photo in Gimp

March 6, 2012
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Here’s a quick and easy way to save a palette of nice colors to use in your gimp design projects. First find a photo with some colors that appeal to you. I’ve used an image called “Tea Still Life” which you may find here: http://morguefile.com/archive/display/604588. 1. Open your picture up in gimp. From the file menu […]

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Quick Tip: Working with Swatches

March 18, 2011
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Many of us collect resources for graphic design, but I’ve not seen much mentioned about Adobe Swatch Exchage (ASE) or Adobe Color Files (ACO). I’d like to offer a quick tip, in case you were not aware of this preset format. Teapot Pattern Credits: Ransie3 I adore colourlovers, even though I’m a bit slower than […]

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Color Palette Favorites of the Week – 2

March 18, 2011
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If there was a way to tell what type of personality or mood one has from the types of colors they are attracted too, I’d be interested. It’s amazing what color therapy does for one’s mood.  That may be a fun research project.  Here’s a list of my faves for the week, just in time for the […]

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