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Using Gimp - More Fun with Brushes

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As our last meeting was short, due to the lack of heating, here are a few brief notes on making your own brushes.  Most Gimp users have used the Brush Tool at some time but most of us have never explored its full potential.  Any image can be converted into a...
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Using GIMP: Layer Masks

Layers and Layer Masks are my most used tools.  When modifying an image, making a duplicate of the original enables an instant comparison of changes.  Unlike many photo viewers the layers zoom and pan together making comparison easy.  Layer Masks enable selective blending of different images.  These could be different exposures...
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Digital Art with Gimp

Gimp is a collection of tools for making and modifying digital images. Some tools are more useful than others. In the same way an artist may choose different brushes and paints, it is the skill with which these tools are used that produces a work of art.  Digital art is now...
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Puppet Group

A new but very active group. Now including The Scotish Piper
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Painting Group 2

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The Painting Groups are going strong. Here are some photos from the Painting Group 2 in action during previous years.

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