Class ~ GIMP for Textile Designers with Sharon Boggon

Dear Readers,

I’m taking a very interesting class online, GIMP for Textile Designers with Sharon Boggon.  GIMP is a free image manipulation software program, and the class is run through Joggles.com

Here’s a link:   http://www.joggles.com/

So I may not be here much for the next six weeks, or I may be here a lot … I don’t know yet.  GIMP promises to provide a lot of the things that I’m looking to include in my designs, but I have to learn how to use it.  Sharon seems like a great teacher, so I’m psyched!  Someone in my class said that we cover over 250 pages of text during the course, so I’m ordering ink and paper and settling in for a challenging time.

Stay tuned!

Remy

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ABOUT ME: Catholic, Wife, Mom, Artist, Researcher, Baker, Cat- Herder, New Englander. I love designing needlework, especially samplers with specialty stitches, applique & quilting, painting, photographing, reading, writing, baking, fabric and floss collecting. ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE COLORS: bluish-purples and greens. ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE ANIMALS: Cats ~ you don't have to walk them, and they purr. I've also loved my share of dogs. ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE MUSIC: Instrumental ~ flute, piano, Smetana's Moldau ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE MOVIES: Pride & Prejudice with Ehle and Firth. No other versions need apply. Waking Ned Devine, Happy endings only. ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE BOOKS: A Tale of Two Cities, Pride and Prejudice, mysteries, romance, classics, non-fiction. ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE CLOTHES: Worn blue jeans, turtlenecks, T-shirts, and hoodies. ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE TV SHOWS: Book Notes, some History Channel, Fox News, The Science Channel, some The Real Housewives of ... , Doc Martin, some Masterpiece Theater, some TED talks. ~*~*~*~* FAVORITE THINGS 2 DO: Read a good book during a rain or snow storm. Stitch or paint in beautiful light. Talk in bed with my husband late at night and then go for an early breakfast... ie, have his total undivided attention, and luxuriate in it. Talk with our son without cell phones, ipods, etc at a family meal. Go to lunch with a friend and laugh till our sides hurt. Browse in a good library or bookstore. Go to the theater when both the play and the seats are good. Stay home and do absolutely nothing. Read on my Kindle! *~*~*~* ETHNICITY: Mixed-American Mutt of Irish (97%), Welsh, and many other slivers of ethnicity.

Posted on July 11, 2010, in cross stitch, GIMP, Online class, Stitching Updake!, Textiles. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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