Originally Posted by jaxx6166
I don't know why I didn't think to play with it like that! I've just been using the gradient on the background layer.
I just loaded the gimp on my iMac. What a difference 14" of screen real estate makes compared to my laptop!
Now I need to figure out how to draw mars and the moon
Don't need to draw them. Download stock from SXU > desaturate > levels (that'll give you a pretty good line illustration in black and white that you can mess with. Add some filters, some textures, and you can work some magic).
And here's the latest design...getting closer to something I like....