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Re: [libreoffice-design] Re: [libreoffice-projects] Re: LibreOffice Mascot
- Subject: Re: [libreoffice-design] Re: [libreoffice-projects] Re: LibreOffice Mascot
- From: Taylor Jenkins <email@example.com>
- Date: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 08:25:01 -0600
- To: Stefan Weiberg <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Cc: TDF BoD <email@example.com>, LibreOffice Design <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Heiko Tietze <email@example.com>, LibO Marketing <firstname.lastname@example.org>, LibO Project <email@example.com>
How about a tardigrade for a mascot?
What is a tardigrade you ask? Also known as water bears, they are adorable,
and also perhaps the most indestructable creatures known to man.
On Apr 26, 2017 3:26 AM, "Stefan Weiberg" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To put my two cents in.
> The dragonfly is already used by DragonFly BSD and Opera Dragonfly.
> On 26/04/17 10:57, Heiko Tietze wrote:
> > Since today is world penguin day  some journals reported about Tux,
> > which is a good reminder to keep our discussion boiling with the
> > reference how Linux found its mascot . To summarize the discussion
> > I created a pad . Anything to add?
> >  https://www.awarenessdays.co.uk/awareness-days-calendar/
> >  http://www.gregroelofs.com/greg_lnxpeng.html
> >  https://pad.documentfoundation.org/p/UX-mascot
> > 2017-03-31 9:51 GMT+02:00 Heiko Tietze <email@example.com>:
> >> Hello all,
> >> additional to the unique branding of LibreOffice today, we want to
> introduce an alternative to TDF's trademarked logo/icon elements that can
> be used by the community with minimal restrictions: a mascot.
> >> The idea is similar to "Duke" from Java (https://kenai.com/projects/
> duke/pages/Home), SuSE's chameleon "Geeko", Mozilla has a
> lizard/godzilla/tyrannosaurus, Linux' "Tux" is famous, KDE is going with
> the dragon "Konqi" (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Konqi) and Krita has
> "Kiki" (https://krita.org/en/kiki/).
> >> The first step would be to find some metaphors that enables designs to
> be creative. Something like Freedom, Documents, Openness etc. Ideas for the
> realization are of course also welcome. The mascot could be an animal like
> a (grumpy old) cat to refer to the seven lives of LibreOffice or something
> more symbolic.
> >> Based on your input we would later start the actual design task, and
> ideally have a few options where the community can choose the best.
> >> Cheers,
> >> Heiko
> >> --
> >> Dr. Heiko Tietze
> >> UX Designer
> >> Tel. +49 (0)179/1268509
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