A Touch of Glass Xara Xtreme Tutorial
I just purchased two high tech looking gray metal tables with frosted glass tops. Looking at these aquamarine glass tops (actually closer to HSV 165, 30, 225 colored glass tops) reminded me of some etched glass booth dividers
that were lighted from below in a very elegant San Francisco restaurant. The etched portion of the glass caught the light from below in a most magical way. I can't remember the food but I can still remember the effect. So this
month we'll attempt to recreate this effect. It is a short tutorial, only 21 steps, and I think that even new users should get along pretty well.
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©2006 Gary W. Priester
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