Examples on getting started with regular and rounded rectangles.
See the wide variety of creation possibilities with the star tool.
See the basic spiral controls, and how to make some more exotic types of spirals.
An introduction video on creating circles, ellipses, and arcs.
Put text along a path or circle, warped/fuzzy characters, drop shadows.
Use tiled clones to make a uniform design of sprinkled colored shapes.
Interpolation is a useful way to change from one shape to another across distance.
Design your own personalized wallpaper with your own text and free art from the internet.
Use the selection tool to paint rectangles with rounded edges.
Soften photo blemishes with blurring, then use brightness/contrast to enhance the colors.