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    Default Hi there everyone

    As I was roaming the Internet I found this Site here and I am very impressed with the great work you guys do here.

    Well, my name is Kenneth and I'm from Germany. I'm 30 years old and work as a purchaser for our companies production facilities (<- hope that's correct English)
    My hobbies are RPG's (D&D 3.5 and Pathfinder), painting Miniatures and cooking, lol.

    For weeks now I have been trying to come up with a nice simple way to create Dungeon Tiles and I came to the conclusion that I have to learn to make them myself. So I loaded my PC up with Gimp and am now searching the Forum for tutorials and reading everything I can get my eyes on. I have to start from scratch, my Gimp experience is like zero. But from what I saw on this site, I hope that my Map-Fu can challenge yours someday.

    Greetz from Germany

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    Community Leader Facebook Connected Ascension's Avatar
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    Glad to have ya here and you'll find plenty here to keep you busy for a long time.
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    Community Leader Facebook Connected Steel General's Avatar
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    Welcome Aboard!
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    Guild Member Iapetus's Avatar
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    Welcome! Make sure to check out the tutorials section and the "how do i" section for tips and tricks. Also, a quick search of "award winner tutorial" will bring up a lot of excellent hits.

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    Guild Artisan Facebook Connected Rythal's Avatar
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    Welcome to the guild!

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    Hi Kenny, welcome to the guild
    when you're ready, post your maps in the WIP section for critique and help

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    Software Dev/Rep Redrobes's Avatar
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    Hi Kenny,

    Welcome. We do a map challenge every month and one month was for battle map tiles.***

    Heres the resulting entry thumbs:

    So go through all of them. For mine I did a set which can still be downloaded. Check out the thread by clicking on my name in the thumbs page and this post:

    has the links to all the sets which is still available. They are creative commons licensed so free to use with the ole NC-BY-SA restrictions.

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    Welcome to the Guild!
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