[Design-team] Mosaic Ideas

Nicu Buculei nicu_fedora at nicubunu.ro
Mon Jul 6 06:17:33 UTC 2009

On 07/06/2009 05:53 AM, Máirín Duffy wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-07-06 at 13:57 +1930, María Leandro wrote:
>> I have been working on some ideas for a mosaic theme. This is just
>> like a background test; I'll like some landscape on this but I need
>> more time :S.  Also I'll like to know if I can put the mosaics as an
>> idea for the F12 theme. (I just like use mosaics with the bubble and
>> squares :$ ) I think is the most important.
> Thanks for the work! I think posting these really helps to keep up the
> momentum on the f12 design work.


> Like Luya said, we shouldn't use the Fedora logo, but this one works
> great and does not have the logo:
> http://tatica.fedorapeople.org/Fedora-LATAM/wallpaper-mosaico2.png

That's the one I also like the best, but not necessarily because of logo 
policies but because of its simplicity and cleanliness.

> I think these works are a very good start start; I think the shading and
> coloring on mosaico2 is very suitable for a background. It's not too
> high-contrast, or stark, or distracting which is good for a wallpaper.
> To push the design further, here are some suggestions I have for you,
> take them or leave them!:

And here is one suggestion from me (you may have notices I like to move 
the things off-center): the image looks like a mosaic with a light spot 
failing on its center. I think it may be potentially more interesting if 
the light is somewhere else, say a little towards bottom-left (rule of 

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