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The Book of GIMP by Karine Delvare, Olivier Lecarme

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8.5 Exercises

Exercise 8.1. Download all the files from the 960 Grid System website (http://960.gs/). Unpack them in a folder. From the sketch_sheets subfolder, select and print the sketch sheet you prefer. Using this sheet, design the layout of a website to your taste, creating something different from what the tutorial suggests. Then open the proper template in GIMP, found in the templates/gimp subfolder, and fill it with blocks, using your sketch sheet as a model and the template guides to place the blocks correctly.

Exercise 8.2. On the book’s website, in the files for this chapter, you’ll find a file called tutorial.xcf. This file was used to build the example web page shown in Figure 8-3 to Figure 8-13. Open the file in GIMP and experiment ...

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