GIMP Tutorial: Trendy Glossy "Web 2.0" Buttons
Published by KermMartian 17 years, 7 months ago (2006-12-18T19:03:58+00:00) | Discuss this article

Love the new two-tone 3D buttons appearing everywhere? Hate 'em? Either way, learn to make them in the GIMP in a few easy steps here. This tutorial covers making the button shape, choosing colors for your button, adding content into the button, creating the 3D effect, then adding additional shadows and highlights, gloss and glare, and finally optional backlighting effects. Enjoy, and look for more tutorials coming soon.