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Old 02-02-2007, 09:23 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Markusface
I've been meaning to try the Gimp, supposedly it's better than Photoshop (whether that's based on price I'm not entirely sure... Photoshop is way expensive). I bought several Photoshop tutorial magazines after "acquiring" a copy of Photoshop and it's amazing what you can do after learning to use even the most basic tools. I luff it
I wouldn't say Gimp is "better" than PS. It is lacking a few things PS has, and some people (mostly PS users) hate the interface. That said, though, I've been using the Gimp since the late 90s so Photoshop's interface is completely foreign to me and Gimp makes more sense. Current version is pretty good, and you can do a lot of stuff with it.
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Old 02-03-2007, 01:52 AM   #12
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I tried Gimp but couldn't get it to run, kept failing on startup. I use Photoshop and Corel Painter
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Old 02-04-2007, 03:15 AM   #13
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I use MS Publisher and print straight on the Avery labels. Right about the mess to clean up.

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Old 02-04-2007, 03:22 AM   #14
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I got some Avery 1" round labels from Office Max. The software plugs-in to your WORD.

The circles go on my caps.
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Old 02-04-2007, 04:29 AM   #15
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I use illustration software from SERIF (SERIF DrawPlus). I have Illustrator and PS but frankly the SERIF is a less expensive (and easier to use, I think) alternative.

I'm using the gummed paper, but the milk thing sounds like something to try.
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