[squeak-dev] Re: looks evolution

Lawson English lenglish5 at cox.net
Thu Apr 22 20:59:35 UTC 2010

Andreas Raab wrote:
> On 4/22/2010 8:21 AM, Ian Trudel wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I am all about improving the visual appearance of Squeak. I would
>> perhaps consider prioritizing a consistent and coherent user interface
>> instead. There are still some needs in this area.
>> An idea of mine may spark some interest, as far as look-and-feel is
>> concerned. Our community could contact DeviantArt and ask if they
>> would be helping us to get contributions for a complete UI from their
>> community. It could be a simple text "Squeak needs your help!" on
>> their main page and we could set up a page with our requirements.
> I like the idea. Does anyone have connections into that community? A 
> cold-call probably won't get you very far but if someone who is 
> established in this (or a similar) community would pose the idea it 
> might get more responses. I would definitely support it.
> Cheers,
>   - Andreas

CG Society would be a good place to ask, also.


>> See http://www.deviantart.com/
>> We've got competent developers here. We could get competent graphic
>> artists to help us. It's a fancy idea but we don't get if we don't
>> ask. Then we beat everyone else with the best UI ever. ;)
>> Ian.

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