Painting on an image in a group?

Joe Lewis Wilkins pepetoo at cox.net
Sun Sep 28 11:59:12 EDT 2008


David, I assume you're using the paint bucket tool for the user to  
paint with?

I'm not quite sure why you are grouping this one image with the  
button. Why
not just have each new card created with its own image. Group the button
so it appears on all of the cards; and, perhaps, you may wish to hide  
it if or
when you want to print the painted image. Also, what are the types of  
images
you are using? Just drawn in the IDE or imported as a control image  
from files
that have been scanned or maybe photos? I've been having success with
user painting under almost all of these circumstances.

Joe Wilkins

On Sep 28, 2008, at 3:18 AM, David Bovill wrote:

> It's a group with one image and a button in it. AFAIK - there is no  
> way to
> do this, except be cloing the image as a card level object and  
> painting in
> that - transfering the image contents to the groups image later?
>
> 2008/9/24 Joe Lewis Wilkins <pepetoo at cox.net>
>
>> Hi David,
>>
>> Is it a group of images or a group of mixed objects?
>>
>> Joe Wilkins
>>
>>
>> On Sep 23, 2008, at 4:45 PM, David Bovill wrote:
>>
>> In the IDE if you select an image in a group and try to paint - it  
>> creates
>>> a
>>> new image. Is there any way to to set things up / script it so  
>>> that a user
>>> can paint in an image inside a group?



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