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Old 05-15-2010, 12:45 AM   #1
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These are my newest labels. Here's a pic of them in action, and then the masters below.







This one is clearly preemptive:



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Old 05-15-2010, 12:55 AM   #2
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I like your banners, are you using templates, or do you make them yourself?


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I found a whole cache of free banners online, but I can't remember where. I use those, mostly.
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I added some different fonts, and some vines to fill in the dead space, as well as doctoring the photo of the pooch slightly.

I didn't take the picture all the way apart, so I'd normally place the vines behind the banner, and have some of them over lapping it, I originally had the vines orange, so I played with the color some.

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I added some different fonts, and some vines to fill in the dead space, as well as doctoring the photo of the pooch slightly.

I didn't take the picture all the way apart, so I'd normally place the vines behind the banner, and have some of them over lapping it, I originally had the vines orange, so I played with the color some.

Did you post the image somewhere? Maybe I just can't see it haha

I see where your image should be but the URL is busted.
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Sorry, I got hung up at work, and couldn't repost it right away it was waaaay to big!

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It was quick and dirty, (just like my women, lol) so there is much more that can be done to enhance the label.
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I may steal your vines idea, but I can't stand Blackadder ITC I dig the simple Times font, but the additions of the vines I like quite a bit. Thanks for the help.
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I may steal your vines idea, but I can't stand Blackadder ITC I dig the simple Times font, but the additions of the vines I like quite a bit. Thanks for the help.
It was between blackadder, and angelica, I didn't like the capital A in the angelica font, so I went with blackadder, otherwise, I personally don't like the look of the standard photgraph of the dog on your original label.

I'm not saying what I did is any better, but I think something needs to be done with the pooch's pic to make it pop.


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