Red Ripe Tomatoes
My long suffering wife and I have a set of rainbow colored dishes. In October 2003, I did a tutorial recreating one of these dishes, an orange coffee cup to be exact. The tutorial was based on a photograph I took one morning of the cup in the morning sunlight filled with steaming hot coffee. This month's tutorial features a blue salad/soup bowl from the set of dishes with three red, ripe tomatoes. I think users of all levels will be able to follow the steps but as always, some knowledge of Xara and/or vector drawing programs is helpful. And even you older users, and you know who you are, might learn a trick or two.
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©2007 Gary W. Priester
Tutorials are for private use only. No text or images may be used or reproduced in any form without the express written permission of the author.