Ball Watch Tutorial 2: Tracing Visual Elements

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Ball Silverlight Design Contest
In this tutorial you will learn how to trace the visual elements that make up a watch.

  1. Download and install Microsoft Expression Studio 4 (includes Expression Blend 4).
  2. Download the Ball Trainmaster Cannonball Watch from the Expression Gallery.
  3. Download the Design and Submission Guidelines and list of eligible watches from here.
  4. Download watch image assets from this SkyDrive.
  5. Watch additional Expression Blend Training Videos
  6. Submit your watch to the Expression Gallery by August 5, 2010 11:59 PM Pacific Time.

Contest open only to professionals or hobbyists in the field of software/web development or interactive design who are residents of the 50 United States (includes District of Columbia), 18+.  Contest ends August 5, 2010.  For official rules, click here.



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    If you are more comfortable doing this type of work in Adobe Illustrator Photoshop or Adobe Photoshop, you could also start in those applications and import the Illustrator or Photoshop files directly into Expression Blend.

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