Open Source Tutorials

Video tutorials and guides for learning about Open Source design applications, such as Inkscape and GIMP

Make a rainbow gradient in Inkscape
How To Make A Rainbow Gradient In Inkscape | Beginner Tutorial
How To Make A Rainbow Gradient In Inkscape | Beginner Tutorial 800 470 Logos By Nick

Today’s tutorial will be an exercise in working with gradients in Inkscape. In this lesson we’ll be going…

Opacity mask with Inkscape
Create An Opacity Mask with Inkscape | Partial Transparency for Groups
Create An Opacity Mask with Inkscape | Partial Transparency for Groups 800 470 Logos By Nick

If you’re familiar with how gradients work in Inkscape then you probably already know that they can be…

How to slice objects in Inkscape
How To Slice Objects In Inkscape Using The Division Feature
How To Slice Objects In Inkscape Using The Division Feature 800 470 Logos By Nick

When shaping and crafting your vector designs, you’ll eventually run into a scenario where you’ll need to slice…

Create Simple Line Art Designs with Inkscape or Illustrator
Create Simple Line Art Designs with Inkscape or Illustrator 800 470 Logos By Nick

In this tutorial I’ll be demonstrating how you can use either Inkscape or Illustrator to create simple vector…

How to outline text with Inkscape
How To Outline Text with Inkscape | 3-Step Tutorial
How To Outline Text with Inkscape | 3-Step Tutorial 800 470 Logos By Nick

Inkscape makes for a fantastic tool to work with when stylizing text, and today I’ll be demonstrating one…

Create a gold effect with Inkscape
How To Create A Gold Effect with Inkscape
How To Create A Gold Effect with Inkscape 800 470 Logos By Nick

In this tutorial I’ll be demonstrating how you can use Inkscape to create a gold effect. More specifically,…

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