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Our articles on art and design include how open source software, hardware, and design are shaping today's artists and concepts.

Painting art on a computer screen

Check out these lesser-known web design tools for your next project.
Painting art on a computer screen

Open source enhances creativity by breaking you out of a proprietary mindset and opening your mind to possibilities. Explore several open source creative programs.
Painting art on a computer screen

Create complex mathematical images with GIMP's Script-Fu language.
Painting art on a computer screen

Learn GIMP's scripting language Script-Fu by adding an effect to a batch of images.
Painting art on a computer screen

High dynamic range imaging (HDRI) is an expensive photography technique. HDRI Haven provides a community-powered gallery of freely available images.
Gaming with penguin pawns

Use chroma key or "green screen" techniques to set transparencies on your video-game graphics.
clouds in the sky with blue pattern

Nextcloud is open source software and we don’t provide a hosted service, yet we managed to radically simplify the signup experience.
Stack of books for reading

Use the open source publishing software, Scribus to create a cover for your next self-published book.