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Alliteration

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« on: 05-04-2004 15:08 »
« Last Edit on: 05-04-2004 22:00 »

No this is not an opinion poll.

I am not really artistically talented, but I do like to read. When I discovered a few fan made bookmarks(forget where), I thought, what a great idea, fan made bookmarks, I must steal this idea(not the artwork mind you)!

So I made a few in photoshop some months back.

I have just now remembered them and thought you might enjoy them.

edit: See below for pictures.
Dr. Morberg

Professor
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« Reply #1 on: 05-04-2004 15:12 »

I can't see it.
JBERGES

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« Reply #2 on: 05-04-2004 15:14 »
« Last Edit on: 05-04-2004 15:14 »

Still a red X

Edit:  Yeah, the link works fine.  Good stuff.
Alliteration

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« Reply #3 on: 05-04-2004 15:14 »
« Last Edit on: 05-04-2004 22:00 »

edit: Still further down.
Dr. Morberg

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« Reply #4 on: 05-04-2004 15:17 »

The link also isn't working for me.
Venus

Urban Legend
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« Reply #5 on: 05-04-2004 15:19 »

error! Site does not exist!
germanfryfan

The Listmaker
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« Reply #6 on: 05-04-2004 15:21 »

I can see them! They look great.
Alliteration shall I host them, tht the others could also see them?
Alliteration

Starship Captain
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« Reply #7 on: 05-04-2004 15:21 »
« Last Edit on: 05-04-2004 15:21 »

Damnit! I guess thats what I get for storing images in a yahoo briefcase, or just sucking at image posting in general.

Can somebody please help me?

edit: GermanFryFan, how would i go about doing such a thing? Like I said, I suck at this.
germanfryfan

The Listmaker
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« Reply #8 on: 05-04-2004 15:30 »
« Last Edit on: 05-04-2004 15:30 »

Here they are


EDIT: @Alliteration: If you want to update them, send them in an e-mail to me!
Alliteration

Starship Captain
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« Reply #9 on: 05-04-2004 15:32 »

Thank you good sir, I was hopelessly lost on my own!
Dr. Morberg

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« Reply #10 on: 05-04-2004 15:35 »

They're good, but they seem kind of empty on the top right side.
Alliteration

Starship Captain
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« Reply #11 on: 05-04-2004 15:39 »

I though so too, but I didn't really want to cram too much stuff in. What do you suggest?

Also, When you print them out on photo paper, they look kinda proffessional, I have had people at my school stop me while reading and ask where I bought my bookmark. Dunno, maybe they were just stupid.
Dr. Morberg

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« Reply #12 on: 05-04-2004 15:43 »

I would suggest the PE ship flying down, or a design involving transport tubes. But that's just me.
Alliteration

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« Reply #13 on: 05-05-2004 18:08 »

Sent an email to Germanfryfan, so hopefully the pictures will be up soon.

I changed the original bookmarks a little, tell me if you like the changes.
I also made a Bender bookmark.


germanfryfan

The Listmaker
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« Reply #14 on: 05-05-2004 18:18 »

You have luck! I'm still awake (not for long, have to get up early in few hours)
Very, very nice work!  <IMG SRC="http://peel.gotfuturama.com/ubb/smile.gif">


Alliteration

Starship Captain
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« Reply #15 on: 05-05-2004 18:27 »

Thanks!

I'll have an Amy one done soon in case anyone else cared.

DrJohnZ

Starship Captain
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« Reply #16 on: 05-05-2004 18:35 »

help your brain out... read something
(posted on a web-site that required reading)
germanfryfan

The Listmaker
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« Reply #17 on: 05-05-2004 18:57 »

 
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Originally posted by DrJohnZ:
help your brain out... read something
(posted on a web-site that required reading) 


Once there were commercial posters for local libraries in Germany (at least in my city) with the line .

"Scare your parents - read a book"
 

Spacedal11

Space Pope
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« Reply #18 on: 05-05-2004 19:38 »

 
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Originally posted by germanfryfan:
 

"Scare your parents - read a book"
 


Yeah read a book! Online. *nodds yes*
Venus

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« Reply #19 on: 05-05-2004 20:22 »

you should make a shippy one. I'd definately print out one of those
maddoc3d

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« Reply #20 on: 05-05-2004 20:49 »
« Last Edit on: 05-05-2004 20:49 »

The bender one is now marking my spot in Hollywood 2D Digital Animation.
Reading tech manuals still counts as reading.. so does reading beer labels.
tom123

Starship Captain
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« Reply #21 on: 05-06-2004 05:51 »

Bender's eyes look a little big.
Allen

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« Reply #22 on: 05-06-2004 08:43 »

Supposed to be that way. He's got a magnet on his head. Good bookies.
Sal

Starship Captain
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« Reply #23 on: 05-06-2004 10:13 »

i like the book marks but i think (like you said) that the ones with stuff in the corner are too crowded, why not try some with the same thing in every corner (like the planet express logo) just an idea.
Alliteration

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« Reply #24 on: 05-06-2004 15:12 »

I was actually experimenting with the PE logo, but I couldn't really get it to look cool, so I went with unique things for each one.

And I guess I could do a shippy one, or two.
germanfryfan

The Listmaker
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« Reply #25 on: 05-07-2004 21:46 »

The new ones arrived! They're looking fantastic:

Venus

Urban Legend
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« Reply #26 on: 05-07-2004 22:40 »

i really like the background on the shippy one. I don't care much for the otter motiff cause i usually use bookmarks as a subtle way to advertise stuff i like, and unless the person who saw me with the bookmark saw that ep they would have no idea what it was. Again the universe background on it is amazing.
Alliteration

Starship Captain
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« Reply #27 on: 05-08-2004 07:51 »

Thanks for the praise. I am actually planning on doing the kiss scene from the same episode, which should be a little less subtle.

I am also open to any suggestions as to other bookmarks any of you may want to see.
Sal

Starship Captain
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« Reply #28 on: 05-08-2004 08:21 »

A MORBO ONE!

*EVILLAUGHS*
Venus

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« Reply #29 on: 05-08-2004 11:25 »

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maddoc3d

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« Reply #30 on: 05-08-2004 14:25 »

You should even make a Fancy one, not just a rectangle. Maybe a rectangle base, but then the cutout outline from an avy, or character. Sure you'll force whomever likes it to cut it out w/ an exacto knife. but It'd look cool to have venus' avy, or even on like mine outcroped from your current reading. If I explained it horribly, its cuz I got a freaking hang over.
Alliteration

Starship Captain
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« Reply #31 on: 05-08-2004 17:11 »

Thats an interesting idea maddoc3d, I think I will experement with that, but I don't promise any results, or at least any good ones.

I will try to attend to all of your requests as soon as I finish my Geopolitics essay on Sudan.
Philp_J_Fry

Starship Captain
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« Reply #32 on: 05-08-2004 17:28 »

 
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Originally posted by germanfryfan:
The new ones arrived! They're looking fantastic:



awesome !

Sal

Starship Captain
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« Reply #33 on: 05-08-2004 17:41 »

how about doing one thats an advert for slurm "drink slurm...[fry drinking slurm] ...its highly addictive" or a promo one for "The Scary door" or "Hypnotood" now that would be, Sa-we-ta!
Alliteration

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« Reply #34 on: 05-08-2004 18:07 »

I was actually going to do a scary door one, but I couldn't get it to look right, any suggestions?

I do really like the "Drink Slurm" idea though.

Hey Venus, what color do you want the background to be for the Sting bookmark?
Sal

Starship Captain
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« Reply #35 on: 05-08-2004 18:50 »

here is some sort of temp for a bassic idea of what was in my head



what do ya' think?
Venus

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« Reply #36 on: 05-08-2004 19:34 »

 
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Originally posted by Alliteration:
Hey Venus, what color do you want the background to be for the Sting bookmark?

similar to the one you have for the otter. With pretty nebulas and stuff. Try to stick to a green/blue/purple color pallet for the background cause i'm not a big fan of red/orange/yellow.
Alliteration

Starship Captain
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« Reply #37 on: 05-08-2004 21:36 »

So you want it to open up into space? I can do that. Should have it done sometime soon.

@Sal- That seems like a good idea, though I don't know what you mean when you say [door]. Do you want the scary door opening, then below it, the scary door flying through space like it does in the intro?

maddoc3d

Bending Unit
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« Reply #38 on: 05-09-2004 03:00 »

Sal, what about "you read it, you can't Unread it!" .. it would be a pun, cuz its a Bookmark, zing.
Sal

Starship Captain
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« Reply #39 on: 05-09-2004 04:35 »

@Alllitaration: yeah every thing you said is spot on just like in the intro

@moddoc3d: thats a much better idea, i hope ittiration will read this and do that instead, (thanx)
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