<div dir="ltr">I appreciate it, Phil.  I'm downloading it now.</div><div class="gmail_extra"><br clear="all"><div><font size="4"><i><span style="font-family:garamond,serif">-</span><font style="font-family:garamond,serif"> Chad W. Smith</font></i></font><div>

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<br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 1:19 PM, Randy Yates <span dir="ltr"><<a href="mailto:lpcustom@gmail.com" target="_blank">lpcustom@gmail.com</a>></span> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">

<div dir="ltr">Thanks, Phil! <div><br></div><div>I have been needing to strengthen my SVG drawing skills!</div><div><br></div><div><br></div><div>Also, for anyone interested, I thought I'd piggyback this tutorial thread to link to the best Blender tutorial series that I've found to date:<br>


<a href="http://gryllus.net/Blender/3D.html" target="_blank">http://gryllus.net/Blender/3D.html</a><br></div><div><br></div><div>He's real thorough and if you take the time to go through each video, you'll be an expert by the end.</div>


<div><br></div><div><br></div></div><div class="gmail_extra"><br><br><div class="gmail_quote"><div class="im">On Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 2:14 PM, Phil Shapiro <span dir="ltr"><<a href="mailto:pshapiro@his.com" target="_blank">pshapiro@his.com</a>></span> wrote:<br>


</div><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0 .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex"><div><div class="h5"><div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,new york,times,serif"><font face="garamond, new york, times, serif" size="3" style="font-size:medium;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"> Chugalug members -</font><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif">


<font face="garamond, new york, times, serif" size="3" style="font-size:medium"><br></font></div><div><font face="garamond, new york, times, serif" size="3" style="font-size:medium;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif">  Here is a single video file with about 3 hours of freely distributable</font><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif">


Inkscape training screencasts.</div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><br></div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><a href="http://tinyurl.com/kmxt8bu" target="_blank">http://tinyurl.com/kmxt8bu</a></span></div>


<div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br></span></div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif">


<span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">    1.5 GB file size.  Downloadable from my Google Drive. </span></div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif">


<span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif"><br></span></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><span style="font-size:13px;font-family:Verdana,Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif">  I assembled this from the excellent videos at  </span><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><a href="http://screencasters.heathenx.org/" target="_blank">http://screencasters.heathenx.org/</a></font></div>


<div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">   and received permission from the two people who made these to</font></div>


<div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">distribute these. <b> </b> I want to take Inkscape training offline -- to reach</font></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times">


<font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">people without Internet access. This file can be redistributed via Flash drive,</font></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">DVD disks, or even LibraryBox. </font></div>


<div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><a href="http://jasongriffey.net/librarybox/" target="_blank">http://jasongriffey.net/librarybox/</a></font></div>


<div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">     I also put this file (and Inkscape) on donated computers I distribute to families that don't </font></div>


<div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">have computers. </font></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br>


</font></div><div style="font-size:medium;font-family:Times"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">            phil</font></div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif">


<font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">btw, this .mov file ought to play fine in VLC. Sorry the file is a bit unwieldy in file size,</font></div>


<div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">but I wanted it to be easily distributed with a single file copying action. </font></div>


<div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br></font></div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif">


<font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">My favorite tutorial in this group is Photo Popping Fun.</font></div><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br>


</font></div><div><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Broe2mZ84k" target="_blank">http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Broe2mZ84k</a></font></div><div><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br>


</font></div><div><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">(Note - this screencast has a long musical intro)</font></div><span><font color="#888888"><div><font face="Verdana, Geneva, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif"><br>


</font></div><br><font face="garamond, new york, times, serif" size="3">-- </font><br><div style="font-size:12pt;font-family:garamond,'new york',times,serif"><span></span>Phil Shapiro, <a href="mailto:pshapiro@his.com" target="_blank">pshapiro@his.com</a><br>


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