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Fedora 13's artwork follows the process started on Fedora 12 by having one theme concept (inspired by the release codename) that everyone works together on. We're hoping to produce higher-quality artwork in a more timely manner this way.

The Timeline

Detailed schedule with dates for F13 is available at [its page].

Key Milestones

  • Concepts submission deadline — ????-??-??
  • Feature freeze — ????-??-??
    • Alpha Wallpaper designs deadline
  • Package selected wallpapers for alpha — ????-??-??
  • Select default wallpaper theme — ????-??-??
  • First wallpaper refresh — ????-??-??
  • Beta Freeze — ????-??-??
    • Nearly final wallpaper, supporting graphics creation — ????-??-??
  • Final default wallpaper design, final extras wallpapers selection — ????-??-??
  • Release — ????-??-??
    • Posters, DVD sleeves, ...

See Release Artwork Process for more details about the process and F13 design task for more detailed schedule.

Concepts, WIP Designs

Alpha Designs


Not yet available

Candidates for default wallpaper

Extra wallpapers candidates


Alpha Release Banner

Beta Release Banner

Release Countdown Banner

Full countdown set (looks awesome! Uses old design but good reference for the rocket flares):

First Wallpaper Refresh


Not yet available


Not yet finalized

Extras Candidates

Not yet available

Final Designs

Fedora Logos Packaging



Final wallpaper has been decided to be based upon xxx with elements added from xxx.


Top Banner


Center Splashes




GRUB & SysLinux






Full Color


Indexed Colored

/usr/lib/anaconda-runtime/boot/syslinux-splash.png /usr/share/anaconda/pixmaps/syslinux-splash.png

First Boot

Firstboot Splash

We've decided to drop the firstboot splash. This is to make room for the legal statement. See Design/F13_Firstboot_Polish.

Firstboot Sidebar


KDE Splash

Beta Release Banner

Count Down Banner

GA Release Banner

By Alexander Smirnov (Thanks!! :) )

SVG source

Sleeves, Labels, Posters, etc.

Sleeves and Labels - Artwork/MediaArt/F13

Beta Design Work

F13_Artwork/Beta - F13 Beta artwork for packaging.

Final Wallpaper Refresh Process

F13_Artwork/Final Refresh Process

Wallpaper Extras Selection

F13_Artwork/Extras - Latest candidates for consideration in wallpaper extras