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Strange results with page ornaments

I am trying to use some ornaments for my pages. This is my code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[paper=a4paper, verbose, centering]{geometry} \usepackage{pgfornament} \usetikzlibrary{chains} \...
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How can I change the color of an adforn ornament?

How can I change the color of an adforn ornament ? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{adforn} \begin{document} \adforn{21} \end{document}
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Elegant restaurant menu with Latex

How can I produce a restaurant menu with Latex that (1) is similar to this one in the picture (pic from the website of classy menus) and (2) that has this frame around (frame's code by "cfr"...
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how to draw special vintage borders ornaments

Hello I would like to do something similar to this image : My goal is to get the four ornaments in the corner like on the picture, and ornaments on the border joining them. I made the ornaments in ...
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Two ornaments next to page numbers

I would like to place two mirrored ornaments next to each page number. I am using package pgfornaments. Something like this...
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How can I add these 3 chains horizontally before a section?

I have added a background image in my document and also added pgfornaments in the borders of the document. But the texts aren't starting from the proper place. Also, I am trying to add five ...
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Why these texts are showing up in wrong place after adding ornament and background?

I've been trying to add a background image and ornaments in borders. But after adding those, the texts are starting from where ornaments are. Here are my codes for the document \documentclass{article} ...
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Why pgfornament is not working here?

I use overleaf to write latex documents. I want to add ornaments to my latex documents. So, I was reading this article, https://ctan.math.illinois.edu/macros/latex/contrib/tkz/pgfornament/doc/...
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Best Way to Produce This Chapter Divider Image

I am currently working on a document into which I hope to incorporate this chapter divider: QUESTION: Does LaTeX have an ornament that resembles this triangular group of asterisks, or must it be ...
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Chapter headings on the side, with ornaments

I'd love for the book I'm writing to have subsections headed as in this book I read recently, appearing at the side within an ornament. What's a reasonable way to obtain such?
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Underline List of Algorithms, References, and Index with Victorian Ornament

I would like to place a victorian ornament (pgfornament 80) below List of Algorithms, References, and Index, all centered and capitalized. Below is my minimal working example (MWE), but the ornament ...
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Adjusting distance of two decorative ornamentals at the top of the page

I'm trying to reproduce the preface page ornament design of the Westlake's How to write letters book. This is a capture of that page with the decoration: In doing so, I've used the pgfornament package,...
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How to use `pgfornamentline` with han symbols?

The pgfornament package provides a pgfornamentline macro. \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{pgfornament-han} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture}[x=12cm,y=12cm] ...
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How to let my TeXShop see new packages?

I am using TeXShop on macOS, where I want to use the package pgfornament. I downloaded the zip file from: https://ctan.org/pkg/pgfornament?lang=en From there I didn't really know where to go, as it ...
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How to make vector lines wider but not higher

I want to have the vector lines 1 and 2 with that height but with straight lines a bit longer. I've found a workaround here but as you can see in the snippet the lines don't line up. MWE: \...
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Ornaments command move text

I'm experiencing a glitch with a decoration command, which moves a bit the text on the page. Here's a stripped down version of the code I'm trying to fix: \documentclass[11pt,letterpaper,twoside]{...
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ConTeXt Tikz and Psvectorian

How is it possible to insert a Ornaments with Tikz in ConTeXt Mk IV? For example, in the manual of ornaments package, at p. 12: \begin{tikzpicture} % to be changed in \starttikzpicture \foreach \a in {...
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Pgfornaments Around Page Border

I am attempting to create a simple certificate for a wedding ceremony using pgfornaments. I have never really been able to get my head around positioning nodes. I want the pattern to go around the ...
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Adjusting vector lines in pgfornament [closed]

I create an ornamented vector line using pgfornament. Suprisingly there appears second straight line beneath the ornamented vector line. How can I avoid it? Minimum example: \documentclass[11pt]{book}...
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Drawing in the style of pgfornament

I am regularly using the ornaments from the pgfornament package and especially those representing animals. However, sometimes I don’t find what I need (e.g. a bear or a dolphin). So I was wondering ...
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How to insert an ornament between Part number and part title with psvectorian?

I want to insert an ornament between the Part number and the Part title with psvectorian as explained in a previous question : Styling Part page with psvectorian Unfortunatly, it seems that there is ...
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How to set border of \resizebox?

\documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[a4paper,left=1cm,right=1cm,top=1cm,bottom=1cm]{geometry} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{xcolor} \usepackage[object=vectorian]{pgfornament} % ...
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How to make old school vintage label? [closed]

I want to make a honey label like this using holden font. But I can't start. Can you guys make a template for this?
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Place text between two tikzpicture environment

How can I type my text between two tikzpicture environments? When I type my text, the second tikzpicture go to next page! What I should to do? Thanks so much \documentclass{article} \...
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How to horizontally flip an ornament in tikz?

I have two similar ornaments in this picture. I need to horizontally flip one of them (like mirror image). \documentclass[20pt]{extarticle} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{geometry} \...
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How to add new ornaments to psvectorian?

I've been using the package pst-vectorian (https://ctan.org/pkg/pst-vectorian) in order to customise part, chapter and section headings. I, however, would like to add new ornaments by using other ...
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Converting Tikz code to PGF

I would like to convert an SVG image (from inkscape) into PGF so that I can call the image using include package{pgfornaments}. Using svg2tikz (Save As > Latex with PStricks and Save As > Tikz code),...
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Vertically center text between ornaments

How can I vertically center the text between the two ornaments? When I put the three lines in an \fbox it looks almost centered but not completely. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Centering ornaments from `pgfornaments` around a theorem environment?

Here is my minimal code: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{pgfornament} \newtheorem{thm}{...
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Frame text with pgfornament across multiple pages

I'm trying to create an environment that will frame text using pgfornament, the goal is to have one ornament in each corner, and a longer ornament on each side. The catch is that some of this framed ...
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Adding eps objects as pgfornaments

I am trying to convert a set of eps (or svg) files to a custom pgfornament library to add to some elements from Vectorian, the default set. The package documentation suggests that this is possible ...
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Where, if anywhere, can I find the version of vectorian176.pgf, used to compile pgfornament's manual? [closed]

Is there a corrected version of vectorian176.pgf around somewhere? As it is shown in pgfornament's manual, I guess there should be, but the one in TL 2018 gives an error. (/usr/local/texlive/2018/...
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Typeset dedication page of thesis as if scribed on a Thaliyola by a Narayam [closed]

I would like to dedicate my PhD thesis for the dear ones who unconditionally supported to see me through to the other side. I intend to do the honours through the ancient keralite tradition of ...
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Centering part label and ornament on page in tufte-book

I'm writing a book using tufte-book and pdflatex through ShareLaTeX, and I want to have multiple parts for that book, with the part label centered horizontally in the page. The standard tufte style is ...
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Chemfig does not render when pgfornament is used [closed]

Pretty much what the title says. The molecule is not rendered if I use the pgfornament package. Code 1: \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{chemfig, mhchem} \begin{document} ...
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How to make co-ordinate independent ornamented document?

I have this code - \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage[banglamainfont=Akaash,banglattfont=Akaash]{latexbangla} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[dvipsnames]{...
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How to write bangla with ornaments package in LaTeX?

I want to write bengali in the place where text Helal is written. Related question How to write Bengali in LaTeX? Code of the image is - \documentclass{scrartcl} %\usepackage[banglamainfont=...
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How can I create this ornament section?

or I would like to create a pattern for each section to display a line in the line of the question number, and below the right aligned, score of the question. How can I create this ornament in \...
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Extending pgfornament's vector lines on the entire line width

There are nice looking ornaments for horizontal lines in pgfornament (see page 20 of this doc). However, the length of the left and right straight parts of some of these ornaments is quite short. ...
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Vertical alignment of glyph

I am trying to decorate page numbers of my book with pgfornaments for sake of style. Here is the code I am using: \documentclass{extreport} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{pgfornament} \usepackage{...
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Ornament as an entry in the TOC

I have a book containing a number of chapters and several indices. I would like to place an ornament in the TOC between the list of chapters and the list of indices. My simple approach fails (see ...
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Surround decoration with pgfornament

I apologize in advance if these questions have been asked and answered before. I am trying to decorate the word exercice in the \newenvironment{exo} with tikz package for example like this. I use ...
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Wrong position of parttitle

I am trying my best to make a beatiful ornament on partpage, but position of parttitle is awful in my every trying. It should be under words "PART I". I tried to define newcommand \parttitle to catch ...
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Beamer: Line separator in column

I am using pgfornament to draw line separators. It works perfectly, but in this case, I want to place the line separator inside a column, but I get errors... This is the MWE I made: \documentclass[...
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Decorating a page with pgfornaments

I want to decorate pages in my document by using the package pgfornaments. To make things easier, I created the command \pageornament: \newcommand{\pageornament}[2]{% \begin{tikzpicture}[remember ...
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Problem with pgfornament in titlesec \titleformat

I'd like to make a nice section title using the pgfornament package in the \titleformat of the titlesec package. When I use only one ornament on the left side it works. \documentclass[11pt]{book} \...
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PGFOrnaments don't center properly

I would like to have nice fleurons and decorations at the end of my chapters to mimic the style of a book from the late 1800's. Some searches brought pgfornaments to my attention (a more user ...
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Using pgfornament

I use pgfornament package to put decorations in the corner as shown in the following MWE: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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Error with pgfornament

I installed pgfornament in my texlive installation by downloading the package folder and following the manual: pgfornament must to be in /texmf/tex/latex pgflibraryvectorian.code.tex must to be in /...
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Using psvectorian, pgfornament or similar with Share LaTeX

I would like to use these or similar ornaments in my LaTeX document. However I use Share Latex (and have no other option since this is a collab project, and its too late to change), and pgfornament ...
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