Inkscape

Опубликовано SerW - сб, 04/01/2017 - 08:06

How to make outlined text in Inkscape

http://studios.clockworkmagpie.com/content/how-make-outlined-text-inkscape

  1. Write the text
  2. Duplicate the text
    Edit -> Duplicate (Ctrl+D)
  3. Convert the duplicated text to a path
    Path -> Object to Path (Shift+Ctrl+C)
    Object -> Ungroup (Shift+Ctrl+G)
    Path -> Combine (Ctrl+K)
  4. Expand the outline
    Path -> Dynamic Offset (Ctrl+J)
    Object -> Lower (Page Down)
  5. Set the colors

Creating a diagonal halftone effect

https://openclipart.org/detail/289326/halftone-template

  1. Import a raster image of choice to the halftone layer (Ctrl + I)
  2. Create a raster copy of it (Alt + B)
  3. Move the raster copy to the layer above (Shift + PgUp)
  4. Remove the halftone filter
  5. Trace bitmap (Shift + Alt + B)
  6. Copy-paste the path to a new document (Ctrl + C, Ctrl + N, Ctrl + V)
  7. Enjoy your CNC-ready halftone silhouette!