[Design-team] The Theme

Máirín Duffy mairin at linuxgrrl.com
Wed Jun 17 02:15:33 UTC 2009

Hi Martin,

On Tue, 2009-06-16 at 20:04 +0200, Martin Sourada wrote:
> Mo, what's the theming process for F12?
> My idea based on our previous approaches:
> 1. sketching the base concepts (ideas accompanied by simple pictures)
> 2. get initial approach wallpapers into Alpha (concept should be decided
> upon, wallpaper should look good, but needs not to be polished). This is
> where we need to get feedback (most of the design team people blogging
> about it?) and reflect on it. If more concepts are still being discussed
> over, have them all in the release (automatically change the different
> concepts so that we users/testers wouldn't need to change them
> manually?)
> 3. have most of the artwork covered by Beta (based on the alpha feedback
> we'll build a theme upon a single selected concept; after this milestone
> we must not change the concept so that we'll have enough time to fill
> the holes and do final polishes)
> 4. polish for RCs and Final so that the release artwork will be awesome
> and breath taking ;-)

That sounds like a reasonable approach to take!


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