[Gimp-user] removing lines from scanned image

2005-05-30 Thread Helen
know how Gimp can take just the signature, without the line or the white background? Thanks, Helen ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.xcf.berkeley.edu http://lists.xcf.berkeley.edu/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] sizing photos

2005-07-09 Thread Helen
a (for example) 8 x 10 inch print. Not sure how much you need to know, but I'm using Gimp 2.2.2 Linux, SuSE 9.2 HP Deskjet 5550 How do I take this hugh image and give it a size that will print and then fit into a standard frame, such as 5 x 7 (inches) or 8 x 10 (inches) ? Thanks, Helen

[Gimp-user] set Crop to Inches

2005-08-30 Thread Helen
Whenever I try to resize a photo with the crop tool, I have to stop and change pixels to inches. How can I set inches as the default? Thanks, Helen

[Gimp-user] brush editor

2005-09-12 Thread Helen
I created a brush with my signature, but somehow, it is huge. I'd like to make is smaller. A read in a tutorial that only a parametric brush can be made smaller, but I find nothing on how to turn this into a parametric brush. Can I get some direction on how to proceed? Thanks. Helen, using Gimp

[Gimp-user] Scale Image

2005-09-20 Thread Helen
Photos from my camera are huge in Gimp, so I use Scale Image to get them small enough to fit into a photo frame. Am I losing picture quality when I Scale image to make it smaller? If so, is there a way to reduce an image without losing quality? Helen, using jpeg image format on Gimp 2.2.4

[Gimp-user] lighten background

2005-10-23 Thread Helen
this? Thanks, Helen using gimp 2.2.4 on SuSE 9.3, Linux

[Gimp-user] pdf to xcf

2005-11-29 Thread Helen
How can one convert a pdf file to an xcf (gimp) file? Thanks, Helen, SuSE 10, Gimp 2.2.9 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] printing GIMPed photos

2005-12-07 Thread Helen
could learn to use Scribus for printing, if that's recommended. Thanks for any help with this. Helen, using GIMP 2.2.9, SuSE 10 see my photos at http://www.flickr.com/photos/ettervor/ ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https

[Gimp-user] Page Curl filter

2005-12-11 Thread Helen
The Page Curl filter -- can it be adjusted so that the page is less curled. Curled only on the corner, for example, or only a quarter of the page? Thanks, Helen, using Gimp 2.2.9 on SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

[Gimp-user] size of file

2006-01-04 Thread Helen
expected. Can someone explain? Thanks, Helen, using Gimp 2.2.9 onSuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] gimp print help?

2006-09-07 Thread Helen
and rebooted with no printer attached, thenreinstalled my deskjet and rebooted. Still nothing will print. I can see that cups is running. I don't know where to go from here. Can anyone help? Helen ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] gimp print help?

2006-09-08 Thread Helen
On 9/7/06, Russbucket [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thursday 07 September 2006 19:57, Helen wrote: In my attempt to set up Gimp so I could print from Gimp, I have messed up my printer and made things worse.Now nothing will print.Printing worked just fine until I tried to improve it. I'm using SuSE

Re: [Gimp-user] delete a file

2007-01-08 Thread Helen
believe that would be a worthwhile improvement. Helen, using Gimp 2.2.10 on Linux SuSE 10 On 1/8/07, Patrick Shanahan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: * Robin Laing [EMAIL PROTECTED] [01-08-07 16:20]: [...] In linux I use GQview for this purpose. I can browse files, delete, rename, etc. I can even

Re: [Gimp-user] gimp for webpage logo

2007-10-19 Thread Helen
That was the problem - I had it in .jpg. Changed it to .png and it works (firefox, seamonkey). Thanks for the hint. Helen On 10/19/07, Patrick Shanahan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA1 * Helen [EMAIL PROTECTED] [10-19-07 12:34]: I created a logo

[Gimp-user] alpha to logo

2007-10-19 Thread Helen
: (gimp_edit_stroke 401) Thanks, Helen ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] gimp for webpage logo

2007-10-19 Thread Helen
with transparent background. It looks transparent in GIMP, but on the webpage it is not transparent. Any ideas how I can get my logo to lose it's unwanted background? Thanks, Helen, using SuSE 10.0, Gimp 2.2.10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user

[Gimp-user] mask tutorial

2007-11-24 Thread Helen
I'm trying to learn about layer masks. I'm probably missing something important, but seems to me that one can get the same result with less effort by simply erasing what one does not want in an image, and keeping what is left. Or is there something different achieved by masking? Thanks, Helen

Re: [Gimp-user] Feathered selections

2007-11-24 Thread Helen
Links to the brushes are here: Watercolor Paint: http://iceytina.deviantart.com/art/GIMP-PaintBrushes-Watercolors-31117244 Can someone explain how to get these brushes? How to install them into Gimp 2.2.10, on SuSE 10, Linux? Thanks, Helen

Re: [Gimp-user] Feathered selections

2007-11-24 Thread Helen
Thanks Elwin and Owen. I'm almost there. I downloaded, and *finally* found the file. It had gone into /tmp. And then I found the hidden files containing the brushes. Using Konqueror, I moved the zip file over to the /home/helen/.gimp-2.2/brushes directory. Then I clicked on the zip:/home

Re: [Gimp-user] Feathered selections

2007-11-24 Thread Helen
Thanks!! Wow, this sure is easy when you know how to do it :-) Thanks, Helen On Nov 24, 2007 11:24 PM, Owen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: See the last point, or 1. Open up a (k)console or terminal 2. At the prompt, change directory to the gimp brush directory # cd .gimp-2.2/brushes 3. Do

[Gimp-user] tool affect all layers?

2007-11-26 Thread Helen
In attempting to make photos look as though they are on the pages of a book, I have an image with ten layers. I'd now like to use the curve/bend tool to make the book sink in the middle (spine). Must I flatten the image in order for the tool to affect all ten layers? Thanks, Helen, using Giimp

Re: [Gimp-user] tool affect all layers?

2007-11-26 Thread Helen
. Helen On Nov 26, 2007 3:10 PM, Sven Neumann [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, On Mon, 2007-11-26 at 15:04 -0500, Helen wrote: In attempting to make photos look as though they are on the pages of a book, I have an image with ten layers. I'd now like to use the curve/bend tool to make

[Gimp-user] logo script forces crop

2007-11-30 Thread Helen
, and putting the text on the duplicate layer, but I still lose the remainder of the picture when I run the script. Thanks, Helen, using Gimp 2.2.10 -- using Linux, SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https

[Gimp-user] gimp says cannot open image

2007-12-16 Thread Helen
Oxff Does anyone have any ideas about what happened, or how I might recover. (Actually, I just realized this is not, strictly speaking a Gimp question -- it's just that I use Gimp. I apologize if this is off-subject.) Helen, using Gimp 2.2.10 -- using Linux, SuSE 10

[Gimp-user] layers dialogue

2008-01-17 Thread Helen
, Helen -- using Linux, SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] paint with patterns

2008-01-18 Thread Helen
Is it possible to use the airbrush (or any paint tools) to paint with the patterns? Thanks, Helen -- using Linux, SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] shadow effect

2008-02-08 Thread Helen
When running the script for drop shadow, is there any way to make the shadow show up on the left side of the photo, instead of the right side? Thanks, Helen, using Gimp 2.2.10 -- using Linux, SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user

[Gimp-user] line guides

2008-05-18 Thread Helen
In Gimp, when I pull the guides down in order to constrain a circle, how do I then get the guides to go back. Or to move them? The move tool moves the entire layer, not the guides. Thank you all, Helen -- using Linux, SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing

[Gimp-user] lines guides

2008-05-18 Thread Helen
I pull the line guides into the picture to constrain a circle, and then how do I put the line guides back where they were? To get them out of the picture. If I try to move them with the move tool, it moves the entire layer and not the guides. Thank you all, Helen -- using Linux, SuSE 10, Gimp

[Gimp-user] how to move the line constraints

2008-05-18 Thread Helen
After I pull the line guides down, how do I put them back again. Or move them. The move tool moves the layer instead of the guides. -- using Linux, SuSE 10, Gimp 2.2.10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

Re: [Gimp-user] line guides

2008-05-26 Thread Helen
thanks all, for the help here -- it seems that the setting on the move tool was set to move layer and I only needed to change that setting. It's working now -- thanks again -- something so simple but I just didn't know to do it. Helen On Mon, May 26, 2008 at 4:31 PM, Bettina Karena Lechner

[Gimp-user] save layer as file

2008-06-12 Thread Helen
-I thought that with Gimp, one could save a layer as a new file, new picture. But when I click on the layer that I want to save as a separate picture, I don't see that option. I went googling for this before asking here, and I found a place that says you can add a plugin for this, but I don't

Re: [Gimp-user] save layer as file

2008-06-12 Thread Helen
Thanks! That was so easy, once you all showd me how! Helen ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] save layer as file

2008-06-12 Thread Helen
. Yep, worked fine. I don't know whether it works w/Windows. I use Linux, SuSE.Thanks again. Helen -- using Linux, SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] gimp brushes

2008-07-09 Thread Helen
I'm re-installing my OS (Linux, SuSE11) and I want to make sure I don't lose the Gimp brushes I've created. Can anyone tell me what file I should back up, to make sure I get all the brushes? This is version 2.2.10 of Gimp. Thanks much, Helen -- using Linux, SuSE 10

[Gimp-user] saving brushes

2008-07-09 Thread Helen
I should back up, to make sure I get all the brushes? This is version 2.2.10 of Gimp. Thanks much, Helen -- using Linux, SuSE 10 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] saving brushes

2008-07-09 Thread Helen
at 11:46 AM, Helen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: (I apologize if this gets on the list twice. I mailed the question an hour and a half ago, and think I may have done something wrong, as I don't see it yet.) I'm re-installing my OS (Linux, SuSE11) and I want to make sure I don't lose

[Gimp-user] linux gimp pen tablet

2008-07-12 Thread Helen
and will get along nicely with Linux, SuSE11, and Gimp 2.4. Thanks much! Helen -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] linux gimp pen tablet

2008-07-15 Thread Helen
. There is no option for Bamboo. Should I chose one of those? Also, do I need the installation disks? The disks say for mac or windows (of course). Thanks for help, Helen, using LInux, SuSE11, Gimp 2.4 On Mon, Jul 14, 2008 at 8:05 PM, Flávio Pontes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Definitely a Wacom. If you

Re: [Gimp-user] linux gimp pen tablet

2008-07-15 Thread Helen
On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 8:11 AM, Helen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Will SuSE11 support Bamboo? I bought the medium Bamboo, the $130 model,but I dont' see a model number on the box. When I go to YAST, install hardware, tablet properties, Wacom, and then it opens up to give me four Wacom

Re: [Gimp-user] linux gimp pen tablet

2008-07-15 Thread Helen
On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 8:15 AM, Helen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Tue, Jul 15, 2008 at 8:11 AM, Helen [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Will SuSE11 support Bamboo? I bought the medium Bamboo, the $130 model,but I dont' see a model number on the box. When I go to YAST, install hardware, tablet

[Gimp-user] Will Gimp support bamboo?

2008-07-15 Thread Helen
serial or usb, and Intuos serial and usb. There is no option for Bamboo. Should I chose one of those? Also, do I need the installation disks? The disks say for mac or windows (of course). Thanks for help, -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp

[Gimp-user] bamboo with gimp

2008-07-15 Thread Helen
for Bamboo. Should I chose one of those? Also, do I need the installation disks? The disks say for mac or windows (of course). Thanks for help, -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https

[Gimp-user] bamboo on gimp

2008-07-15 Thread Helen
for Bamboo. Should I chose one of those? Also, do I need the installation disks? The disks say for mac or windows (of course). Thanks for help, -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https

[Gimp-user] wacom on gimp

2008-07-15 Thread Helen
for Bamboo. Should I chose one of those? Also, do I need the installation disks? The disks say for mac or windows (of course). Thanks for help, -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https

[Gimp-user] gimp script-fu

2008-08-02 Thread Helen
In the previous verion of Gimp that I was using until recently, there was a Script-fu tab, with things like Old Photograph. That was gimp 2.2.10. Now, I've upgraded to 2.4, and I no longer have the script-fu features. Is there something I can do to recover this feature? TIA, Helen -- Helen

Re: [Gimp-user] gimp script-fu

2008-08-02 Thread Helen
... so I guess there are some that were included in earlier versions but no longer? Is that the case? We've lost some? Would it be too much to ask for a kind of rundown on what's been lost, what's still available? And whether the lost features might later be found? Thanks again, Helen, using Gimp 2.4

Re: [Gimp-user] Colour correction affecting only particular colours

2008-08-16 Thread Helen
tool to show the lower layer through? Any difference, that learning layer mask would be preferable? Helen, Gimp 2.4 on Suse Linux -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https

[Gimp-user] embedded color message

2008-08-20 Thread Helen
The image dsc_0043.jpg has an embedded color profile. sRGB. convert the image to the RGB working space? What does this mean? What did I do to cause it? Is it something important that I need to deal with? -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp

[Gimp-user] control clone tool?

2008-08-27 Thread Helen
With the clone tool, how do you control the area being cloned? I've tried the various alignment options, but I always end up cloning an area close to why I've brushed over with the clone tool instead of getting precisely the area that I brush over. Thanks Using Gimp 2.4 on SuSE Linux -- Helen

Re: [Gimp-user] control clone tool?

2008-08-27 Thread Helen
@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] strange brush behavior

2008-10-21 Thread Helen
to place a brush back into the photo makes the green streaks. Any ideas? -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11, gimp 2.4.5 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] drop shadow

2009-01-02 Thread Helen
tell me what I'm missing? Thanks, as always, -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11, Gimp 2.4.5 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

[Gimp-user] slight paper curl?

2009-02-11 Thread Helen
. Thanks -- -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] slight paper curl?

2009-02-12 Thread Helen
for the ideas though. Helen On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 12:01 PM, DJ delphit...@yahoo.com wrote: Hi, H Is there a filter that will create what looks like a sheet of paper H slightly curled? Here's a tutorial on creating a paper curl: http://gimpology.com/submission/view

Re: [Gimp-user] slight paper curl?

2009-02-16 Thread Helen
. I will not be offended if you say that asking for such help is beyond what I should expect. I'm hoping that you can give me simple instructions on how to use the script, but I will understand if that is more help than I should expect. I do like your script! Helen using Gimp 2.4.5 on Linux, SuSE

[Gimp-user] using levels on layer

2009-02-23 Thread Helen
I haven't found a way to use the levels tool on one layer only. Is it possible to do this, to adjust the color of a layer rather than the image? Thanks all, Helen, using Gimp 2.4.5 on SuSE 11.0 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU

Re: [Gimp-user] using levels on layer

2009-02-23 Thread Helen
to change then used the levels tool on the layer left you would do want you want. Norman ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11

Re: [Gimp-user] not to knock gimp...I love it, BUT I have never has decent prints from it

2009-04-03 Thread Helen
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[Gimp-user] Epson printer for GIMP

2009-10-26 Thread Helen
that the Epson R2880 is recommended for Gimp printing?Or is there some other printer that is *more* recommended? Thanks - I'm using SuSE11, and want good quality, long-lasting photo prints. -- Helen Etters using Linux, SuSE11 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp

[Gimp-user] Epson R2880 for Gimp?

2009-10-27 Thread Helen
that the Epson R2880 is recommended for Gimp printing? Thanks - I'm using openSUSE11.0, and want good quality, long-lasting photo prints. -- Helen Etters using Linux, using openSUSE11.0 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https

[Gimp-user] gimp brushes from abr ?

2009-12-30 Thread Helen
, but nothing -- unzipping, extracting, etc.,-- has worked. Can someone help me figure out how to use these files as gimp brushes? Here's an error message I get: Opening '/home/helen/Tree Brushes Set-2/Tree Brushes Set # 2.abr' failed: Unknown file type Thanks for any help, Helen

[Gimp-user] make a brush take on fg color

2010-02-19 Thread Helen
on the foreground colour? Thanks, as always. -- Helen Etters using Linux, using openSUSE11.1, Gimp 2.6.2 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user

Re: [Gimp-user] make a brush take on fg color

2010-02-20 Thread Helen
Thank you Saul for an excellent step-by-step response. I learned a lot from your explanations. Helen On Fri, Feb 19, 2010 at 11:40 PM, saulgo...@flashingtwelve.brickfilms.comwrote: Quoting Helen etter...@gmail.com: In order to create a gimp brush, I created a file, drew the design, did

[Gimp-user] getting text into a gimp photo?

2010-03-07 Thread Helen
is the picture of an open, blank book). I could retype it into a Gimp layer, but, aside from the time involved, Gimp doesn't have the typeface I want. Any other ways I might get this text to look as though it's a page in a book? -- Helen Etters using Linux, using openSUSE11.1 Gimp 2.6.2

[Gimp-user] giimp printing incorrectly

2010-03-22 Thread Helen
, it flashes quickly, less than a second. Using gimp 2.6.2 on Suse 11.1 Any ideas are greatly appreciated. -- Helen Etters using Linux, using openSUSE11.1 ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo

Re: [Gimp-user] giimp printing incorrectly

2010-03-22 Thread Helen
As I mentioned in my original, I'm using Linux, Suse 11.1. I did hp-setup and I have hplip-3.9.8-9.5 .Should I be using gutenprint instead? Thanks, Helen On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 3:25 PM, Dick Smith dsmit...@gmail.com wrote: Helen, What OS are you using? Are you sure you have

Re: [Gimp-user] GIMP plugin for faking a newspaper frontpage image

2010-03-29 Thread Helen
if you had a bigger starting resolution. No 3D model. Hope that helped. ~ X ___ Gimp-user mailing list Gimp-user@lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU https://lists.XCF.Berkeley.EDU/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user -- Helen Etters using Linux, using openSUSE11.0

[Gimp-user] how to select within a selection

2010-08-19 Thread Helen
Can someone tell me how to make a fuzzy selection within a rectangular selection? I want to bucket-fill the green areas only in the top left. So I rectangular-select the top left, and use the fuzzy-select tool, but the fuzzy tool continues to selection in the entire image. Thanks much, Helen

Re: [Gimp-user] move brushes between machines

2011-04-05 Thread Helen
the file onto itself... I guess I'm more than a little over my head. But you've told me where they are and that's a good first step. H. On Tue, Apr 5, 2011 at 9:53 AM, Patrick Shanahan ptilopt...@gmail.comwrote: * Helen etter...@gmail.com [04-05-11 09:33]: I bought a new computer - still have

Re: [Gimp-user] move brushes between machines

2011-04-05 Thread Helen
Thanks everyone! I got the brushes moved. In the end, I decided on the gui method -- but I learned a lot from reading each of these. Thanks! Helen On Tue, Apr 5, 2011 at 3:52 PM, Bertrand Denoix bertrand.den...@laposte.net wrote: On 04/05/2011 03:32 PM, Helen wrote: I bought a new