Zero Dollar Laptop Workshops Reusing old, unused laptops with Free, Open Source Software

February 25, 2010

Week 6. Spraying our stencils!

Filed under: The Workshops,What's happening? — Tags: , , , — olga @ 1:37 pm

Today we cut out and tested the stencils we created with Inkscape last week to customise our laptops.

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Joseph preparing to spray his stencil.
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February 18, 2010

Week 5. Creating our own stencils with Inkscape

Filed under: The Workshops,What's happening? — Tags: , , — olga @ 1:19 pm

Today we looked online for work done by stencil artists to get some inspiration. Then we did an image search and we used GIMP to turn our findings into bitmaps (much more suitable to cut out). This is a useful process to customise our laptops by the end of the course. These are the first results:

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Leo’s bird stencil.
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