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  •  The Gimp interface (1+ / 0-)
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    FloridaSNMOM

    drives me crazy with all the windows but you can't beat free.

    What size is your son's tablet? I manage to clunk along on a mini Wacom tablet with an active area smaller than a postcard.

    Has he tried the dA Muro online drawing program featured on the deviantART site? I may play with it if I've got some free time next week.

    Inspired by your son I've finally taken the leap and made my own deviantART page.

    Saving the elusive werelynx though swag.

    by Marko the Werelynx on Tue May 14, 2013 at 09:27:34 AM PDT

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    •  I think his is 8x10 inches or something (1+ / 0-)
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      a bit smaller. It's not a huge one, but it's decent size for him to work with. It's not a Wacom though. When he gets up I'll ask him. He was having insomnia issues last night and only fell asleep around noon. He likes the interface with Gimp better than Photoshop, we do have both. I don't  think he's done the dAMuro online program yet, but I'll suggest it to him. Either that or I'll get him to Kosmail you, he has an account on here.

      "Madness! Total and complete madness! This never would've happened if the humans hadn't started fighting one another!" Londo Mollari

      by FloridaSNMOM on Tue May 14, 2013 at 10:29:30 AM PDT

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      •  He's awake and blurry eyed... (0+ / 0-)

        well kind of awake, he slept 2 hours poor kid.
        Genius is the brand, and it's not quite 5x7 for the tablet surface, the tablet itself is 5x7 with the drawing surface a bit smaller than that.

        "Madness! Total and complete madness! This never would've happened if the humans hadn't started fighting one another!" Londo Mollari

        by FloridaSNMOM on Tue May 14, 2013 at 11:31:28 AM PDT

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      •  He says the picture you mentioned (0+ / 0-)

        Dragon Head was drawn on Photoshop, but now he prefers Gimp. It's easier for him to work with. He hasn't tried the dAMuro program yet.

        "Madness! Total and complete madness! This never would've happened if the humans hadn't started fighting one another!" Londo Mollari

        by FloridaSNMOM on Tue May 14, 2013 at 11:34:48 AM PDT

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