This page tells you how to do softwarey things with pseudents. The concept was discussed earlier.
Pseudents packaged with Cyco
Cyco comes with several pseudents:
Each pseudent has several expressions. Here’s Jeremy:
There’s also a base drawing you can add expressions to:
The images were created by Teagan Mathieson. She can make pseudents to order.
Make your own
You can create your own pseudents. Some photo services sell images of models designed for use in advertising. They can be used as pseudents. Here are some that Kieran uses:
These images are not included with Cyco. You have to buy usage rights yourself. These three images were from Fotalia.
The SWIM editor has a button for inserting pseudents into content:
You choose a pseudent pose, perhaps from a particular category. For example, you might want a pseudent with a positive expression:
When you choose a pseudent pose, it’s inserted into the editor, ready for use. You type in what you want the pseudent to say: