Fedora 14's artwork follows the process started on Fedora 12 by having one theme concept (inspired by the release codename) that everyone works together on. We're hoping to produce higher-quality artwork in a more timely manner this way.
Detailed schedule with dates for F14 is available in HTML and iCal formats.
- (Done) F14 Codename decided — 2010-05-11
- (Done) Concepts submission deadline — 2010-07-06
- (Done) Alpha wallpapers deadline — 2010-07-30
- (Done) Alpha wallpapers packaging — 2010-08-03
- (Done) Gathering feedback for Alpha wallpapers — 2010-08-03 – 2010-08-17
- (In Progress) Beta wallpapers deadline and packaging — 2010-09-07
- Final wallpapers design deadline/packaging — 2010-10-11
- (Done) Submissions deadline — 2010-08-19
- (Done) Selection of final set deadline — 2010-08-20
- (Done) Verify wallpaper licenses with authors / contact authors to thank them — 2010-08-20 – 2010-09-03
- (In Progress) Packaging — 2010-09-07
- (Done) Alpha release banner graphics due at 2010-08-17
- (In progress) Beta Splash Screens due at 2010-09-07
- GRUB, SysLinux, Firstboot, Anaconda, KDM, KSplash
- Beta release banner graphics due at 2010-09-17
- Final release banner graphics due at 2010-10-25
- Release counter graphics due at 2010-09-21
- Final Splash Screens due at 2010-10-11
- DVD sleeves due at 2010-10-05
- Release posters due at 2010-10-18
The codename for F14 is Laughlin, design concepts based upon this name will be favoured.
WIP Concepts and designs
You can see all the concepts on the F14_Artwork_Theme_Concepts page.
Final theme concept
Kyle Baker's concept was voted on as the default wallpaper concept for Fedora 14:
The source for his concept is available here:
Please, remix and rework these files to help us get our Fedora 14 alpha wallpaper ready for 30-July-2010!
Leave Your Feedback
Participate in feedback on the final theme concept
Participate by giving your feedback
Packages are available in F14 and Rawhide repositories. For gnome, install laughlin-backgrounds-gnome, for KDE install laughlin-backgrounds-kde.
Refreshes to Alpha designs
Federico Cáceres' Designs
(see Federico's design-team post on this designs for more info on them:
(main issue is that it includes the Fedora logo)
Second one without the logo:
Emily Dirsh's designs
Alexander Smirnov's designs
it's small experiment for refreshing kyle's design, other variants can be found at http://inkscaper.fedorapeople.org/Fedora14/Beta/Wallpaper/.
sources for all variants:
You can see all the submissions on the F14_Artwork_Supplemental_Wallpapers_Submissions page.
You can see the winning wallpapers at F14_Artwork_Supplemental_Wallpapers_Winners.
You can see all the submissions on the F14_Artwork_Banners_Submissions page.
SVG source Alpha Release Banner "Envelope" by Alexander Smirnov (Comfortaa and Cantarell fonts edition)
You can see all the supporting graphics on the F14_Artwork_Supporting_Grahics page.