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Christian Schormann

Saturday, July 11, 2009

NibblesTutorials: Beautiful New Tutorials On Blend and SketchFlow

Celso Gomes, who is an extraordinary designer on my team in the Expression Blend world, has updated his great tutorial site, all in Silverlight of course. There are now some great tutorials based on the new samples that ship with Expression Blend 3. See:



posted by cs at 22:35  

Friday, July 10, 2009

SketchFlow Map: A Mini Tutorial, Part I

This is a very brief tutorial on how to use the SketchFlow Map. If you don’t know yet what SketchFlow is: SketchFlow is a fun, informal, flexible, quick and powerful way to sketch and prototype rich, dynamic interactivity with Expression Blend.


posted by cs at 14:00  

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Qixing’s Blend and SketchFlow Mini-Tutorials…

Qixing Zheng just posted a series of short video tutorials on Blend 3 and SketchFlow. See them at:


Stay tuned, more on SketchFlow very soon… :-)

posted by cs at 11:55  

Friday, April 3, 2009

Blend 3 Behaviors: A Sample Action

Right before the weekend, another post on Behaviors…

In my last post, I discussed a few of the building blocks of the Behaviors mechanism in Blend 3: Triggers, Actions and Behaviors. I also talked a little bit about the Source for Triggers and the Target for actions. Let’s jump right into a sample.


posted by cs at 10:57  

Saturday, August 23, 2008

Cutting Shapes in Expression Blend

Somebody asked the other day how one can cut a shape in Blend. Blend doesn’t currently have a scissor tool, but Blend has a set of geometric operations that can be used for this.


posted by cs at 21:04  

Monday, June 9, 2008

New VSM Tutorials by Celso Gomes

See http://www.nibblestutorials.net/ for a bunch of great tutorials with Blend. In particular, Celso just posted a tutorial for VSM. See the Blend 2.5 & Silverlight 2 section…

posted by cs at 16:40  
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