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== Long Term Projects ==
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* [[Design/Release_Artwork_Process | Release Artwork]]
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= About Us =
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The Fedora Design Team is Fedora's in-house design agency. We provide artwork, user experience, usability, and general design services to the Fedora project.
  
== Current Projects ==
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Our current team goals:
  
* [[Design/SETroubleshootUsabilityImprovements | SE Troubleshoot Usability Improvements]]
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* '''Template and Automate''' - Generate templates, standards, and automation where possible for more efficient and consistent artwork production.
* [[Design/AnacondaStorageUI | Anaconda Storage UI Usability Improvements]]
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* '''Increased focus on UX/usability''' - Increase the amount of UX and usability work we provide to the Fedora project through both more efficient usage of current designer time and also better recruitment of UX/usability team members and better documentation of UX/usability tasks and processes.
* [[Design/SELinuxConfig | system-config-selinux UI Usability Improvements]]
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* '''FLOSS Creative Tool Education & Outreach''' - Continue to use the very same free and open source creative tools available in Fedora to design for Fedora, and increase and improve knowledge sharing with the general FLOSS community.
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* '''Clear Priorities''' - Strive to be more selective about our focus as a team and set clear priorities so the things that are most important to Fedora are done in a timely and organized manner.
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= Portfolio =
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=== Fedora Badge Creation ===
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[http://badges.fedoraproject.org Fedora Badges] is a fun website built to recognize contributors to the Fedora Project.  The Fedora Design Team designs and create the badge icons visible on contributors' profiles.  Examples:
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<gallery>
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Image:Badge-sample-chocolatechipcookie.png|[http://badges.fedoraproject.org/badge/chocolate-chip-cookie-ii 10 cookies received]
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Image:Badge-sample-kernel_tester_10.png|[http://badges.fedoraproject.org/badge/science-kernel-tester-iii 10 runs of kernel regression testing]
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Image:Badge-sample-wordstorm-wordsmith.png|[http://badges.fedoraproject.org/badge/wordstorm-wordsmith-v 2000 commits to Fedora Doc repositories]
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</gallery>
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=== Fedora Release Wallpaper ===
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Each Fedora release receives a refreshing new default wallpaper.  The Fedora Design team brainstorms ideas and iterates through various drafts until the final wallpaper design is delivered.  Examples:
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<gallery>
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Image:F18-alpha-wallpaper-standard.png|Fedora 18
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Image:F19-alpha-wallpaper-day.png|Fedora 19
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Image:F20-alpha-wallpaper-normalish.png|Fedora 20
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Image:F21.png|Fedora 21
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Image:F22_alpha_wp.png|Fedora 22
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Image:F23.jpg | Fedora 23
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Image:F24-standard_wiki.png | Fedora 24
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Image:Fedora-25-wallpaper.png | Fedora 25
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Image:F26-final-day-default-wallpaper-standard.png | Fedora 26
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Image:Fedora-27-wallpaper.png | Fedora 27
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Image:F28-wallpaper-final.png | Fedora 28
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Image:F29_wallpaper_beta.png | Fedora 29
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Image:F30_wallpaper_dawn.png | Fedora 30
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Image:F31_wallpaper.png | Fedora 31
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Image:F32_wallpaper.jpg | Fedora 32
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Image:F33_wallpaper.jpg | Fedora 33
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Image:F34_wallpaper.jpg | Fedora 34
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</gallery>
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====Wallpaper Resources====
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*[[Wallpapers|See all the Fedora wallpapers]]
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*[[Design/Release_Artwork_Process|Related release process]]
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*[[Design/Fedora_Release_Wallpaper_Design|Information on the design specifications of Fedora wallpapers]]
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=== Fedora Supplemental Wallpapers ===
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Each Fedora release includes a collection of selected wallpapers contributed by the Fedora community. There is a submission and evaluation process managed by the design team.  The final selected wallpapers are distributed with the release for everyone to use on their desktops.
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<gallery>
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Image:Sample-suppl-wallpaper-gnokii-the way.png|The Way (gnokii)
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Image:Sample-suppl-walpaper-nonamedotc-CaracolFalls.jpg|Caracol Falls (nonamedotc)
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Image:Sample-suppl-wallpaper-kirkb-IMG 3897.JPG|Swimming by the Falls (kirkb)
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</gallery>
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'''See more at the [https://apps.fedoraproject.org/nuancier/ Nuancier supplemental wallpaper site]'''
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===Project Archives===
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Older projects and efforts are moved periodically to our [[/Project_Archive|Project Archive]] page.
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<td style="border:none; vertical-align:top; padding-left: 2%;width: 48%;">
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= Request Design Help =
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The design team provides the following services to Fedora teams, Fedora events, Fedora infrastructure applications and websites, and projects for which Fedora is the upstream:
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*Web design [[Design/Requirements#Web_Design_Requirements| File a web design ticket]]
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*Print design (including swag) [[Design/Requirements#Print_Design_Requirements| File a print design ticket]]
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*UX design / usability research [[Design/Requirements#UX_Design_Requirements| File a UX design ticket]]
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*Release artwork [[Design/Requirements#Release_Artwork_Requirements| File a release artwork ticket]]
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*Digital artwork [[Design/Requirements#Digital_Artwork_Requirements| File a digital artwork ticket]]
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*Design & tools education [[Design/Requirements#Design_Education_Requirements| File a design education ticket]]
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= Team Task Schedule =
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Our schedule for the '''{{FedoraVersion|full|next}}''' cycle is available here:
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* [http://fedorapeople.org/groups/schedule/f-{{FedoraVersionNumber|next}}/f-{{FedoraVersionNumber|next}}-design-tasks.html HTML format]
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* [http://fedorapeople.org/groups/schedule/f-{{FedoraVersionNumber|next}}/f-{{FedoraVersionNumber|next}}-design.ics ICS format]
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<td style="border:none; vertical-align:top; padding-left: 2%;width: 48%;">
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= Meetings =
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=== Weekly Meetings ===
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'''NOTE: Our meetings are suspended until further notice while we reorganize / potentially find a better meeting time. Posted 4 March 2020.'''
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We have bi-weekly meetings to review tickets, chat, catch up on work, and get team feedback and direction.  Come stop by and meet everyone if you're interested in getting started with our team! We have two meeting times to allow for everyone on the team to be able to make a meeting because of our global nature. To see what time this week's meeting is please check our calendar!
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'''[https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/design/ https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/design/]'''
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'''Fedora Design Meeting Time'''
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* Location: <b>freenode.net IRC</b>
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* Channel: <b>{{fpchat|#fedora-design}}</b>
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* Day: <b>Tuesdays</b>
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* Time: <b>17:00 UTC</b>
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See the [[UTCHowto|UTC Howto]] for instructions to convert UTC to your local time e.g. 8 AM EDT
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'''Fedora Badges Meeting Time'''
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* Location: <b>freenode.net IRC</b>
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* Channel: <b>{{fpchat|#fedora-meeting-1}}</b>
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* Day: <b>Wednesdays</b>
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* Time: <b>11:00 UTC</b>
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See the [[UTCHowto|UTC Howto]] for instructions to convert UTC to your local time e.g. 8 AM EDT
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==== Meeting Minutes ====
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Meeting minutes are captured using meetbot and are viewable via the [https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/sresults/?group_id=fedora-design&type=channel møte website].  Some 2010/2011 meetings are also [[Design/MeetingMinutes|archived in this wiki]].
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<td style="border:none; vertical-align:top; padding-left: 2%;width: 48%;">
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= Resources =
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=== HowTos ===
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* Collaboration
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** [[How_to_connect_to_the_design_team_sparkleshare|Sparkleshare access]]
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* Design Team Duties
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** [[How_to_run_a_Fedora_design_team_meeting|Run a Fedora design team meeting]]
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** [[How_to_manage_the_default_wallpaper_process|Manage the default wallpaper process]]
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** [[How_to_manage_the_supplemental_wallpaper_process|Manage the supplemental wallpaper process]]
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** [[How_to_manage_UX_design_in_Fedora|Manage the UX design in Fedora]]
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** [[How_to_triage_design_team_tickets|Triage design team tickets]]
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* Theme Fedora
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** [[How_to_create_a_custom_grub_splash|Create a custom grub splash]]
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** [[How_to_create_a_custom_syslinux_splash|Create a custom syslinux splash]]
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* Work with Designs for Print
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** [[About_CMYK|Why is my Fedora purple? A primer to CMYK]]
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** [[How_to_set_CMYK_color_on_a_design_for_printing|Set CMYK color on a design for printing]]
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* Standard Fedora Project Graphic How-Tos
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** [[How_to_create_graphics_for_a_new_spin|How to create graphics for a new spin]]
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** [[How_to_create_a_T-shirt_design|How to create a T-shirt design]]
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* Working with GIMP
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** [http://blog.linuxgrrl.com/2012/04/13/gimp-2-7-for-photoshop-expatriates Gimp 2.7 for Photoshop Expatriates] (screencast)
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** [[Gimp_Tutorial_Queue|Queue of tutorials to create]]
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=== Archives ===
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* [[/Project_Archive|Project Archive page]]
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= Join Us =
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We're always looking for new members. Join the design team and:
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*Get your very own panda*/mentor (*not a real panda)
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*Build your portfolio by working on real-world projects
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*Learn open source design tools from experts - never pay for Creative Suite again!
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*Work with awesome designers from around the world
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*Earn the best badges
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[[Image:happypanda.png|100px|middle]] '''[[Join_the_Design_Team | Join the Fedora Design Team now]]'''
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[[Category:Artwork]]

Latest revision as of 01:02, 18 February 2021

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About Us

The Fedora Design Team is Fedora's in-house design agency. We provide artwork, user experience, usability, and general design services to the Fedora project.

Our current team goals:

  • Template and Automate - Generate templates, standards, and automation where possible for more efficient and consistent artwork production.
  • Increased focus on UX/usability - Increase the amount of UX and usability work we provide to the Fedora project through both more efficient usage of current designer time and also better recruitment of UX/usability team members and better documentation of UX/usability tasks and processes.
  • FLOSS Creative Tool Education & Outreach - Continue to use the very same free and open source creative tools available in Fedora to design for Fedora, and increase and improve knowledge sharing with the general FLOSS community.
  • Clear Priorities - Strive to be more selective about our focus as a team and set clear priorities so the things that are most important to Fedora are done in a timely and organized manner.

Portfolio

Fedora Badge Creation

Fedora Badges is a fun website built to recognize contributors to the Fedora Project. The Fedora Design Team designs and create the badge icons visible on contributors' profiles. Examples:

Fedora Release Wallpaper

Each Fedora release receives a refreshing new default wallpaper. The Fedora Design team brainstorms ideas and iterates through various drafts until the final wallpaper design is delivered. Examples:

Wallpaper Resources

Fedora Supplemental Wallpapers

Each Fedora release includes a collection of selected wallpapers contributed by the Fedora community. There is a submission and evaluation process managed by the design team. The final selected wallpapers are distributed with the release for everyone to use on their desktops.

See more at the Nuancier supplemental wallpaper site

Project Archives

Older projects and efforts are moved periodically to our Project Archive page.

Request Design Help

The design team provides the following services to Fedora teams, Fedora events, Fedora infrastructure applications and websites, and projects for which Fedora is the upstream:

Team Task Schedule

Our schedule for the Fedora 36 cycle is available here:

Meetings

Weekly Meetings

NOTE: Our meetings are suspended until further notice while we reorganize / potentially find a better meeting time. Posted 4 March 2020.

We have bi-weekly meetings to review tickets, chat, catch up on work, and get team feedback and direction. Come stop by and meet everyone if you're interested in getting started with our team! We have two meeting times to allow for everyone on the team to be able to make a meeting because of our global nature. To see what time this week's meeting is please check our calendar!

https://apps.fedoraproject.org/calendar/design/

Fedora Design Meeting Time

  • Location: freenode.net IRC
  • Channel: #fedora-design[?]
  • Day: Tuesdays
  • Time: 17:00 UTC

See the UTC Howto for instructions to convert UTC to your local time e.g. 8 AM EDT

Fedora Badges Meeting Time

See the UTC Howto for instructions to convert UTC to your local time e.g. 8 AM EDT

Meeting Minutes

Meeting minutes are captured using meetbot and are viewable via the møte website. Some 2010/2011 meetings are also archived in this wiki.

Resources

HowTos

Archives

Join Us

We're always looking for new members. Join the design team and:

  • Get your very own panda*/mentor (*not a real panda)
  • Build your portfolio by working on real-world projects
  • Learn open source design tools from experts - never pay for Creative Suite again!
  • Work with awesome designers from around the world
  • Earn the best badges

Happypanda.png Join the Fedora Design Team now