For the Calligraphy Review Service all you need is a camera or scanner, and ability to send your images through the internet (e.g. email). It is as easy as taking a photo with your mobile phone and sending it. I then review and comment on your work.
A portion of the proceeds will go towards maintaining the Calligraphic Arts Guild of Toronto’s website (a non-profit arts guild in Canada).
This entire eBook was created with open source software – GIMP for image manipulation, Inkscape for all diagrams and exemplars and Scribus for desktop publishing. Amazing software tools that work great together!
This is a call for submissions for Issue #7 of GIMP Magazine. We have been working hard on the writing, editing, layout and the production of Issue #6. We do not yet have a release date set for Issue #6, but I can tell you that it has been fully written and edited. We are awaiting layout and publishing. Read on for more…
ANNOUNCEMENT – The GIMP Magazine team is incredibly pleased to announce that we are quickly approaching one million impressions on Issuu.com. Our publication located at http://issuu.com/gimpmagazine is approaching one million impressions in just over a year. One million of anything is typically a big deal, but this is a huge achievement for our free and community based magazine. Issuu.com allows us to have our magazine be read from all over the world on a variety of platforms. It also allows us to quickly and easily track how our magazine issues are being viewed. We want to sincerely thank everyone for being a part of our magazine and we also want to thank Issuu.com for such an amazing service. If you have never experienced our magazine on Issuu.com please check it out. You can also view our magazine from our website, but using the embedded Issuu.com viewer at http://gimpmagazine.org/issues
On a separate note, we want you to know that we have been working hard, receiving and editing the story articles and galleries for our next issue, #6. We are planning for an early March release with our regular previews launching a few weeks prior. What I have seen so far is pretty spectacular and we can’t wait to launch this next issue.
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GIMP (www.gimp.org) is an image editing software package licensed as free and open source. GIMP Magazine (http://gimpmagazine.org) features the amazing works created from an enormous community from all over the world estimated at around 8-10 million people. Photography, digital arts, tips and tricks, step by step tutorials, master classes, help desk questions, and so much more are showcased and explored in this free publication.