Metuchen High School: GIMP


Adding a Frame (using patterns)                              


This is an exercise intended to show you how adding a frame works. It is not an exercise that you are asked to do. The exercise you are asked to do is discussed below.

In this exercise we'll add a frame around an image.  The frame will come from a pattern.  As an example, we'll work with this image of a monument to Ramses II from ancient Egypt:

Activate the Patterns dialog box: Windows > Dockable Dialogs > Patterns.


To add a frame: