If you’ve been having a go at some of the new features of Ubuntu Karmic, and one of the programs you take advantage of is Inkscape. You’ll notice there are a whole host of filters that are now available.
To help understand some of these effects, c-quel who helped on the Ubunchu project with translations, organisation and editing, has put together a wonderful guide that shows each of the filter effects in action. Check it out:
This is the second commission I got done while at Pi-Con, I haven’t inked/vectorised it yet, but you can see how wonderful this piece is.
Don’t forget that it’s talk like a pirate day saturday!