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Backgrounds - Gingham
Created by: Kawliga

Creating a gingham background.
 
Open a new image:
20x20 pixels
Background = white
 
Select the Zoom Tool.
Zoom in on your image 3 or 4 times until you can see clearly.
 
Set foreground color to Red = 207, Green = 207, Blue = 255.
Set background color to Red = 231, Green = 231, Blue = 255.
 
Double-click your Selection tool, set the coordinates at:
Left = 0
Right = 10
Top = 0
Bottom = 10
to select the top left corner.
 


Select the Floodfill tool:
PSP 5:
Fill Style = Solid Color
Match Node = None
Tolerance = 0
Opacity = 100

PSP 6:
Fill style = Solid Color
Blend mode = Normal
Paper texture = None
Match mode = None
Tolerance = n/a
Opacity = 100


Click into the selection to fill it with the foreground color.
 
Double-click your Selection tool again, set coordinates at:
Left = 10
Right = 20
Top = 0
Bottom = 10
to select the top right corner.
 
      Select the Floodfill tool again, leave the settings as are, but this time right-click into your selection to fill it with the background color.
 
Double-click your Selection tool once more, set coordinates at:
Left = 0
Right = 10
Top = 10
Bottom = 20
to select the bottom left corner.
 
      Select your Floodfill tool and again right-click into the selection to fill it with your background color.
 
Some variations of color combinations:
Foreground color:   Background color:
RGB (206, 255, 231) & RGB (231, 231, 255)
RGB (0, 0, 123) & RGB (0, 0, 57)
RGB (0, 82, 82) & RGB (0, 41, 41)
RGB (198, 255, 198) & RGB (231, 255, 231)
RGB (255, 255, 173) & RGB (255, 214, 214)
RGB (57, 0, 57) & RGB (24, 0, 24)
RGB (49, 49, 0) & RGB (24, 24, 0)
RGB (255, 255, 132) & RGB (255, 255, 198)