06 Dec A final teaser of things to come.

As the holidays are approaching, I have decided that I am better off spending a few days not working in the year and taking the time to perfect my icons and the details in them. I will be blogging a bit less, and I probably won’t release much, if anything in the rest of 2007. But January 2008 will certainly be the date of the extended Orion iconset, and another set that I am working on in my spare time. I decided to show that off to whet your appetite for the holidays and the new year. Work in progress!

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Apart from a good system-replacement set, I will release a set of icons in a theme of my first portfolio website; the ‘forgotten mainframe’; overgrown electronics from damp rainforests on alien worlds. I don’t want to make the same mistake as I did with Orion, so sound off in the comments if there is any motivation for this to be a system set instead of just a small icon set.

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17 Responses

  1. 1
    Raven 

    Ooh, I LOVE these. I, at least, would definitely be interested in a system set like this.

  2. 2
    Nathan 

    wow. very cool. those are gorgeous. I’d love to see a 512 px set of system icons!

  3. 3
    Sidney 

    please make this a system wide icon set, this set is fantastic.

  4. 4
    Steve 

    Oh man, those are awesome man. I love the level of detail on the folders. I don’t know how usable they will be in a long term sense, but they are quite unique and definitely eye catching. Its a shame theres no method of theming Leopard, as a full system with this overgrown/forgotten look would look really slick.

  5. 5
    Paul Taylor 

    These have certainly wet my appetite indeed! I’m looking forward to seeming these completed.

  6. 6
    Sebastian 

    wow man, this looks really cool! it would be really great to see a full system set… It looks a bit like LOST! ;)

  7. 7
    Mr. Max 

    Great job again !!! I’ll use it, definitely

  8. 8
    BigDave 

    Love this style, particularly the aged look of the folder. I’d love to see the drive take on that same level of deterioration.

    And yes, I’d love to see this as a system set.

  9. 9
    Ryan 

    Finally we see FM back again! Good work, I REALLY look forward to using these :p

  10. 10
    nuno 

    hei.. i dont know how to put the new icons pliz help.. ty! cumps

  11. Totally would enjoy a full system replacement.

  12. 12
    Matthew R 

    I’d just enjoy that folder icon.

  13. 13
    aidsen 

    It’s beautiful.

  14. 14
    FranciscoC 

    Nice, but were you post this in the future?

  15. 15
    Tomasz 

    I’d like to have all icons in dock like this. iTunes, iPhoto etc. It would be great. And texture for grass dock…

  16. 16
    Dennis 

    Are these available YET?! I’m DYING HERE!! :P Seriously though, they rock and I am STILL waiting for them.

  17. 17
    Samuel 

    Looks like these are never going to be finished, if they were they’d be posted.

    Shame.

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