Hi, my name is CélineCélines andI am a designer who does not useFree Software!*                                           ...
Design YoselfWhy designers should careabout Open Source Software?
Why i think we should care?Its a movement of Freedom and Openness.
Why use Open Software?                     Dont be anothers                     Tool.                     Make More $$$.  ...
So why?Because it is more than just softwaresits a community you support,belong to, and build.                            ...
Okay, so you dontuse free tools, right?                         Not exactly...
Inkscape.org    FREE               $1200.00!
There are amazing thingsdesigned using Open Software                 Oh yeah? Like what?
Libre Graphics Magazine
freesouls.cc
Font Forge
Google Web Fonts
Can designers make better tools?
Yes, they can!Libre Graphics Meeting 2011                     We need you Montreal!                    We need you Designe...
Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?
Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?
Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?
Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?
Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?
Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?
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Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?

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During the Pecha Kucha Montreal on April 20 2011, I presented the upcoming conference I am helping organize called Libre Graphics Meeting from May 10 -13. I encouraged designers to participate in the movement of open source software because they are needed. Designers and programmers, they complete each other and can build together really cool shit.

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Design Yo' Self : Why should designers care about Open Source Software?

  1. 1. Hi, my name is CélineCélines andI am a designer who does not useFree Software!* (o_O) WTF * Free Software is technical term for Open Software.
  2. 2. Design YoselfWhy designers should careabout Open Source Software?
  3. 3. Why i think we should care?Its a movement of Freedom and Openness.
  4. 4. Why use Open Software? Dont be anothers Tool. Make More $$$. Learn New Skillz. Invest in Yourself.
  5. 5. So why?Because it is more than just softwaresits a community you support,belong to, and build. Design Yourself.
  6. 6. Okay, so you dontuse free tools, right? Not exactly...
  7. 7. Inkscape.org FREE $1200.00!
  8. 8. There are amazing thingsdesigned using Open Software Oh yeah? Like what?
  9. 9. Libre Graphics Magazine
  10. 10. freesouls.cc
  11. 11. Font Forge
  12. 12. Google Web Fonts
  13. 13. Can designers make better tools?
  14. 14. Yes, they can!Libre Graphics Meeting 2011 We need you Montreal! We need you Designers!

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