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how do I draw a donut?

ToddAndMargo
Hi All,

I am trying to draw a no parking sign.  A
red circle with width (donut) with a red slash
through it.  The I will add text of
choice ("No Crabby Bosses", etc.).

I guess w

So far I can draw a solid circle, but I
only want the circle to have width.

How do I do this?

Many thanks,
-T


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Re: how do I draw a donut?

ToddAndMargo
On 06/06/2017 02:48 PM, ToddAndMargo wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I am trying to draw a no parking sign.  A
> red circle with width (donut) with a red slash
> through it.  The I will add text of
> choice ("No Crabby Bosses", etc.).
>
> I guess w
>
> So far I can draw a solid circle, but I
> only want the circle to have width.
>
> How do I do this?
>
> Many thanks,
> -T
>
>


I have been using this tutorial, but a lot of it
does not work:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s41_-qsmA7s

Path, difference for starters.  shift , ctrl drag either.

Very frustrating


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Re: how do I draw a donut?

ToddAndMargo
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On 06/06/2017 02:48 PM, ToddAndMargo wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I am trying to draw a no parking sign.  A
> red circle with width (donut) with a red slash
> through it.  The I will add text of
> choice ("No Crabby Bosses", etc.).
>
> I guess w
>
> So far I can draw a solid circle, but I
> only want the circle to have width.
>
> How do I do this?
>
> Many thanks,
> -T
>
>

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Re: how do I draw a donut?

ToddAndMargo
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On 06/06/2017 02:48 PM, ToddAndMargo wrote:

> Hi All,
>
> I am trying to draw a no parking sign.  A
> red circle with width (donut) with a red slash
> through it.  The I will add text of
> choice ("No Crabby Bosses", etc.).
>
> I guess w
>
> So far I can draw a solid circle, but I
> only want the circle to have width.
>
> How do I do this?
>
> Many thanks,
> -T
>
>


I just found the "X" in fill and strokes.  So I am on my way now.

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Re: how do I draw a donut?

Victor Westmann
Hi Todd,

Sometime it just takes time. Even experienced users might faces problems using Inkscape from time to time. It's normal.

Just be patient and keep us posted of your progress!

Cheers,



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2017-06-06 15:56 GMT-07:00 ToddAndMargo <[hidden email]>:
On 06/06/2017 02:48 PM, ToddAndMargo wrote:
Hi All,

I am trying to draw a no parking sign.  A
red circle with width (donut) with a red slash
through it.  The I will add text of
choice ("No Crabby Bosses", etc.).

I guess w

So far I can draw a solid circle, but I
only want the circle to have width.

How do I do this?

Many thanks,
-T




I just found the "X" in fill and strokes.  So I am on my way now.

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Re: how do I draw a donut?

ToddAndMargo
On 06/06/2017 04:04 PM, Victor Westmann wrote:
> Hi Todd,
>
> Sometime it just takes time. Even experienced users might faces problems
> using Inkscape from time to time. It's normal.
>
> Just be patient and keep us posted of your progress!
>
> Cheers,

It really doesn't help when the tutorials you find are wrong


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