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How to Fill a Psvectorian Ornament with Color

You could try an overlap with a very slight kern, perhaps. MWE \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{pstricks,psvectorian} \usepackage{color} \begin{document} \thispagestyle{empty} \begin{...
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How to Fill a Psvectorian Ornament with Color

For fun with Asymptote. Run with asy -f pdf <file name>.asy. Update settings.tex="xelatex"; usepackage("pstricks"); usepackage("psvectorian"); path[] g=texpath(&...
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How to Give Stars a Glow Effect

Here is an idea using tikz and fadings. The command \glowstar[<size>]{x,y} called inside a tikzpicture will make a glowing star at the given coordinates. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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Styling Part page with psvectorian

Redefine \partheadmidvskip to insert the ornament: \renewcommand\partheadmidvskip{% \par\nobreak\vspace*{\baselineskip}% \psvectorian[height=1cm]{102}% \par\nobreak\vspace*{\baselineskip}% } ...
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How to add new ornaments to psvectorian?

It does not make real sense to extend the psvectorian package. It is much more easier to use a single graphic file. However, if you really want it, then copy the files psvectorian.tex and psvectorian....
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How to Fill a Psvectorian Ornament with Color

\psvectorian[width=2.1cm,color=red]{57} is the right way to change the line color. However, there is no fillcolor because nearly all symbols have no closed curve!
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Are the Beige Fillcolors of These Two Pspictures Different; i.e., Picking Up the Hue of the Default Color?

You have to control the color definitions of the predefined colours. An RGB Beige is not the same as a CMYK Beige. PSTricks itself and xcolor use by default rgb, if not defined. try \usepackage[...
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How to Produce a Bold Psvectorian Image

\documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{pstricks,psvectorian} \makeatletter \def\psBoldVectorian{\@ifnextchar[\psBoldVectorian@i{\psBoldVectorian@i[]}} \def\psBoldVectorian@i[#1]#2{% \rput(0,0){\...
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How to Produce a Bold Psvectorian Image

A kind of fake bold can be simulated by putting the drawing twice, here with an overlap in the same colour, plus a small kern, and very slightly larger width. MWE \documentclass[12pt]{book} \...
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how to draw special vintage borders ornaments

So, I learned tikz and made the following : Pretty happy with the result :) My code is based on the answer by esdd on this post. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=4cm,a4paper]{geometry} \...
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how to draw special vintage borders ornaments

This article may be of some help. https://tug.org/TUGboat/tb32-2/tb101glister.pdf It is one of a collection of articles talking about various LaTeX (and other) aspects.
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Surround decoration with pgfornament

Here is an attempt at providing a solution. I tried to preserve as much of the existing code as possible rather than starting again. I made these key changes to your code: \mathscr requires the ...
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How to Produce a Vertical Kerning for a Psvectorian Image

It makes no sense to use text macros inside a graphical environement. Use always \rput: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{pstricks,psvectorian} \usepackage{color} % Compiles with XELATEX \begin{...
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How to insert an ornament between Part number and part title with psvectorian?

This should work: \documentclass[symmetric,justified,marginals=raggedouter]{tufte-book} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{psvectorian} \usepackage{auto-pst-pdf} % to use pstricks with pdflatex \...
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Customizing Theorem Enviroment using Psvectorian

This is more like a showcase, not a general solution. It is a method using tcolorbox and pgfornament. However it was not automatic, you need manfully adjust how many segments you want to form the left ...
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How to Outline a Feather (Psvectorian Image)

Just a draft. I have to provide a new PostScript header (mypst.pro) which forks the definition of feather (no. 94) and replaces original fill path operation with gsave <setting color> stroke ...
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How to Eliminate an Unseemly Seam in a Psvectorian bi-Colored Pspicture

\begin{pspicture}(-5,-5)(5,8) \psframe*[linecolor=blue!35](-5,-5)(0,8) \psframe*[linecolor=yellow!75](0,-5)(5,8) % oiseaux \rput[tr]{-30}(-1.3,5.15){\psvectorian[color=white,width=2.1cm]{57}} \rput[...
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Psvectorian not working when \overfullrule is > 0

The problem is the same as in Problem with \pspicture in a simple plain TeX code If you look at the part labeled “The same in TeX Live 2015” in my answer, you see where the problem arises: the fact ...
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