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Hi

 

I am a bit of a beginner with paint.net and would like to see if someone could point me in the direction of creating my own custom shapes.

 

I am looking at creating hearts, starts, squiggle lines, circles with different style edges to them, all of which I want to be able to fill with colour or patterns.  I hear lots of people talking about plugins but not sure what I need or where to get them.

 

I have tried to upload a picture of the kind of thing I mean but it wont let me.

 

I would appreciate any help.

 

 

Thanks in advance 

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Hi Jenny and Welcome to PDN :) .

 

Yes, you will require a Plugin or two to get started. 

 

This Plugin has a lot of the shapes you speak about:

 

http://forums.getpaint.net/index.php?/topic/22500-red-ochre-plug-in-pack-v9-updated-30th-july-2014/

 

And Shapes by Madjik:  http://forums.getpaint.net/index.php?/topic/7186-madjik-all-plugins-last-updated-2012-01-01/

 

And here is the link on how to install them: 

 

http://boltbait.com/pdn/InstallingEffects.php

 

It does take quite a while to get the hang of it but don't be afraid to ask for help if you get stuck.

 

Good Luck :)

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Hi Pixey

 

Thank you very much for the welcome :). I am looking forward to reading lots of tips and info on here as I really like paint.net its one of the more straight forward programmes I have used however shame I cannot get it to work with vector files unless its just me.

 

I will go and take a look at the links you have posted.

 

Thanks again for your help, much appreciated, wish me luck

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