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I Need Some Membership Graphics Icon Help

Discussion in 'Paid Membership System' started by Eric, Jul 31, 2007.

  1. Eric

    Eric Big Giant Head Staff Member Admin Silver Member

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    Hi folks. I do a lot of graphics work as part of my duties here and elsewhere, but I am more an innovator than an inventor. I need to create silver, gold and platinum membership icons, founding member silver, gold and platinum membership icons and a Charter Lifetime Member icon. The charter lifetime member icon should be 75X75 pixels or smaller and the others can be up to 150 pixels wide, but should not be taller than maybe 30 pixels. The colors should stand out without clashing with the current colors and the icons should not be animated. I also want to revamp the contributor icons. These are all the same basic icon with increments from 1 to 10, to denote the number of donations someone has made. I really don't like the current one. It is too tall and it looks cheesy. I would like it to be the same size and shape as the membership icons, but with a different color scheme.

    I am having no luck coming up with anything for these and I want them to be really nice. I would greatly appreciate it if some of the more graphics-minded folks out there could come up with something for me. I can't afford to pay someone to do it, but I will give a Charter Lifetime Membership to someone who submits a set of icons (Outlined above) that I can use. I would like something distinctive, without being gaudy. I want something that will look professional and classy. I really appreciate it.
     
  2. freepatriot

    freepatriot Retired GT Mod Moderator Moderator

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    This sounds like a job for Avatar Queen .. Uh, I mean crochetmama
     

  3. c-mama

    c-mama Moderator Moderator

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    I'm better at manipulating photos, but I'll see what I can come up with.
     
  4. HerrGlock

    HerrGlock Scouts Out CLM

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    Oh great. Scott's going to pop out of everyone's icon :animlol:
     
  5. c-mama

    c-mama Moderator Moderator

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    Heh! Thanks for the idea. ;)
     
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    Sounds interesting.:supergrin:
     
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    whitetiger7653 NRA Life Member

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    Why not different colored Glocks? Silver, gold, etc.
     
  8. Razoreye

    Razoreye ♥♥Adorkable!♥♥

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    I have some ideas but work and friends get in the way. ;)
     
  9. c-mama

    c-mama Moderator Moderator

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    Eric, check your PMs. I sent you a link.
     
  10. G19Tony

    G19Tony Sneet CLM

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    I like that idea. :banana:
     
  11. G19Tony

    G19Tony Sneet CLM

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  12. texan86

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    sounds like an interesting and good idea!:thumbsup:
     
  13. umc

    umc "Piece" of Mind CLM

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    Hmmmm Sounds like glocktalk.com in general needs a logo, a branding of some sort. I'm thinking something more than just a Glock or GT, not sure what though but if you think of the Glock, they have one in that the G surrounds the lock, maybe something similar with Glock Talk or GT.com or something, again, I don't know.:) If GT had a logo then it would be easy to just use that in various colors maybe.
     
  14. c-mama

    c-mama Moderator Moderator

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    Eric,

    I'm working up some more ideas. You can get to them via the link I sent you.
     
  15. GotGlock1917

    GotGlock1917 Lifetime Member

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    Just how different would a silver and a platinum Glock look?
     
  16. HerrGlock

    HerrGlock Scouts Out CLM

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    Rather, if the platinum one had those sun rays coming off it like a reflection in a couple places.
     
  17. HerrGlock

    HerrGlock Scouts Out CLM

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    and besides, Deb'll make 'em look right :supergrin:
     
  18. CheesyD

    CheesyD Nyet to Marxism

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    I'll be happy with whatever it is y'all come up with, but I for one don't own a Glock (sold my G36 for an XD quite some time ago). Not sure I'd be too crazy about a Glock icon... maybe a "GT" icon... or maybe different caliber rounds to represent each level... a .45 for platinum, .40 for silver, etc...

    Just food for thought...
     
  19. Eric

    Eric Big Giant Head Staff Member Admin Silver Member

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    I don't own a Glock either. Go figure. Eric
     
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    HAVOC Remember Millennium Member CLM

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    Platinum... hmmmm.....