Inkscape Software Tutorial #1 Program Overview

1_Introduction to Inkscape

 

  1. Click the link and view the video.
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7aLYEmm7QE&list=PLs-a95_rRZCfT64ICoIjaK4gzzbIpyt3T
  3. Open the program Inkscape
    1. The icon looks similar to this:
    2. It should be located on your desktop.
    3. If you do not see the icon on your desktop use the windows search function to find it.
    4. If you still cannot find it raise your hand for help
  4. Once you have the program open take some times to explore the tools and functionality.
    1. If you hover your mouse pointer over the tools and other icons a popup will appear. It will have the name of the icon and other information.
    2. Try and create some art using the tools, don’t worry if you don’t understand how something is supposed to work, we will be discussing the individual tools comprehensively latter.