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How to draw window and its frame

Jan 20, 2011, 06:41
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How to draw window and its frame
I want to draw a window and its frame, then use them on pictures as frame and tile segments, what can I do? I am new at GIMP.


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Jan 20, 2011, 08:19
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RE: How to draw window and its frame
Besides the obvious cut & paste, you can define parts of your windows (especially the frame) as brushes (makes them picture, save as Gimp brush (.gbr), and store in your .gimp-2.6/brushes directory). If you define a 100% spacing and use the constrained drawing to draw straight vertical and horizontal lines, everything will line up nicely. You'll of course need a brush for each side of the frame (different shadows), and work them so that the ends join up neatly.

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Jan 20, 2011, 08:27
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RE: How to draw window and its frame
Thanks for your reply.

Can you tell me where I can find a guide to draw something like you said?

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Jan 23, 2011, 00:40
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RE: How to draw window and its frame
(Jan 20, 2011 08:27)mikezang Wrote:  Thanks for your reply.

Can you tell me where I can find a guide to draw something like you said?
I don't understand that question? What kind of guide are you talking about?

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Feb 3, 2011, 21:17
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RE: How to draw window and its frame
Explained how to do it fully in this other topic of yours:

http://gimpforums.com/thread-how-to-expa...fix-border

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