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Test Designs for badges
Tuesday, March 1, 2005

This is a follow-on from a discussion on Browncoats about the Serenity Con using Ruthie as an example test subject. Darin (Zol.)


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Wednesday, March 2, 2005 1:42 PM

SLAYER730


I really like the one on the bottom left with the name and Serenity burnin' at the engines. :)

Wednesday, March 2, 2005 9:51 PM

YT


Hard to say which one leaves the name most legible. But do you plan on selling memberships @the con? If so, you may want to design a badge with a rectangular white space, either @top or bottom, for a stick on name label. Then you can have your blank badges pre-printed, sealed in plastic, & punched for clips or however they are to be worn. Having to print names in colour, on badge stock, which then has to be sealed & punched, is a very slow process that you don't need @the registration area.

Thursday, March 3, 2005 2:06 PM

ARAGLAS


SHEXNEY!!!... these are all cool!

Thursday, March 3, 2005 4:13 PM

FFYING2


Mighty nice, Zol. I especially like the first one in row 2. If you want to use the official movie-logo characters, here they are (second character's the same as the series):

Serenity (movie): ning2jing4
ning2 http://www.unicode.org/cgi-bin/GetUnihanData.pl?codepoint=5B81
jing4 http://www.unicode.org/cgi-bin/GetUnihanData.pl?codepoint=9759
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And for those who want them:

Serenity (TV series): ping2jing4
ping2 http://www.unicode.org/cgi-bin/GetUnihanData.pl?codepoint=5E73
jing4 http://www.unicode.org/cgi-bin/GetUnihanData.pl?codepoint=9759
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Firefly: ying2huo3chong2
ying2 http://www.unicode.org/cgi-bin/GetUnihanData.pl?codepoint=8424
huo3 http://www.unicode.org/cgi-bin/GetUnihanData.pl?codepoint=706B
chong2 http://www.unicode.org/cgi-bin/GetUnihanData.pl?codepoint=866B
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Ying

Friday, March 4, 2005 9:18 AM

ZOL


Thanks for the heads up on the characters - I seam to be overlooking how to add the charcetrs within photoshop, it eludes me at present but the other charcaters should be okay unless someone looks closely at the badges.

Darin (Zol.)


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