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Inkscape Tutorial IV - Final by White-Heron Inkscape Tutorial IV - Final by White-Heron
All done! Wee! :D Now if you want the original .svg files, go the index page and click the download button. ^^

microUgly's Quick Guide to Inkscape (must-read before you use my tutorial)

Index (go here to download the .svg versions and for tutorial information)
I. Foreword: why Inkscape?
II. Interface preparation
III. Techniques
IV. Application
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hyphendO Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2014  New member Hobbyist General Artist
This is really cool, im definitely interested in Inkscape! step 2) Preparing the layers completely reminds me of COD: Black Ops 2 the emblem creator lol. I would make mostly anime character heads and use one layer for an outer part of the face(jaw) then another layer would be the trace of the face(jaw).   

Thanks for the tut! :)
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White-Heron Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2014
You're welcome! Inkscape is a fun program. :)
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dark6host Featured By Owner Oct 25, 2013
Awesome man! thx for sharing! i know it took a lot of time of you! Thx so much once again!
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White-Heron Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2013
You're welcome! :D
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Spadejo9 Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
OH MY GOD I LOVE YOU

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR MAKING THIS

I just got Inkscape, so I'm trying to figure it out, but this really helped me!
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White-Heron Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2013
You're welcome! :) I made this years ago, lol.

The development versions actually has a few new very handy features. They're quite usable, so you can try downloading from the Inkscape download / Development version section.

In particular, when drawing, if you choose the Triangle In or Triangle Out shapes in the top toolbar, those are actually coded with the new "Powerstroke" function (lines with variable width, basically), so switching to Edit mode (F2) will show a purple diamond, and dragging it around will allow you to change the shape of the line.

Have fun! :)
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beyond-kawaii Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Thank you so much for this tutorial! It's really starting to help me already!
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White-Heron Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013
I'm really glad to hear that! I hope you enjoy using the program! :D
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portraitsketching Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2012
Love it! Depending on what the ultimate goal is, using the Trace Bitmap feature can be a way to speed up the vectorization of your line art. THanks for posting this!
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zabaz Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2010  Professional General Artist
Thank you!!
and keep supporting OpenSource!!
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