Name: [3331] rfquerin-heathenx
Member: 105 months
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Inkscape Tutorial by heathenx - EP043 Pin Buttons [ID:406] (1/1)

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In this tutorial I will demonstrate how to make pin buttons in Inkscape v0.45.

The idea for this tutorial originated from Please check it out.

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11. Ulta Purple White Lined Make Up Bag Smashbox Primer Urban Decay Lip Thu, 03 Jun 2010 15:44

Again, excellent tutorial! Inkscape is fast becoming my new favourite image tool.

10. washington capitals winter classic jersey Mon, 10 May 2010 13:35

great tutorial although I will have to slow it down a bit...HA. make it look so easy...I have a feeling I will be working for hours but practice will be the key.

9. anonymous Sun, 20 Sep 2009 12:13

very useful!

8. anonymous Sat, 15 Aug 2009 20:43

I'll need to re-watch the Make a Button a few more times but it will mean i will be able to make rivet heads for my project

Thank You!

7. anonymous Mon, 20 Jul 2009 03:35

very nice, but some of the easy stuff was a little bit fast and so hard to follow.

6. anonymous Mon, 29 Jun 2009 02:36


I forget if I'd mentioned our Google Group to you:

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Thanks everyone.


I do have Adobe Illustrator installed on my WinXP box but I rarely use it. The two things that I use the most in Illustrator are the Live Trace and DXF features. Other than that it's Inkscape and GIMP 99% of the time.

I hope to get some of Richard Querin's videos posted soon. He has some excellent screencasts.

Hey heathenx,

let me welcome you to ShowMeDo! I've been an author here for quite a while now (almost a year!) and I can honestly tell you: this is a really good place to host your screencasts at.

It's also a great platform to promote your screeencasts.

I'm looking forward to seeing more of your 'casts here on ShowMeDo.

Good job!


Loved it! Really don't know how one could pick up so much in such a short space of time using any other medium. This type of tool is tailored-made for screencasts. There's a lot there but the voice is clear, the pacing a good compromise; I'll have to watch a few times by which time the speed will be perfect. I use Illustrator as a rule but a lot of this looks more intuitive. I'm now inclined to investigate further.


Welcome heathenx and your InkScape tutorials! I hope that we can add more of your fine tutorials into ShowMeDo.



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