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This guide assumes you have a working program that is similar in function to Photoshop 5.5. I hear Gimp works almost as well, but Ive never tried it.
Step 1: Finding Parts
In order to make a Franken-Gundam, you need parts. To get parts, you need lineart. You can find lineart all over the internet, but most likely the best source is http://www.mahq.net since it contains lineart for over a dozen franchises and multiple series within those franchises. If youre looking for lineart for the various animated Gundam shows, http://www.gundamofficial.com is slightly better in that the lineart is cleaner though there isnt as much. Regardless of where you get your lineart, make sure it has either a white or a near-white background for the next step. Once youve selected a lineart image that you want to rip parts from, copy and paste it into your program. Make a new window if you have to.
Step 2A: Cleaning Up Colored Lineart
If the lineart you picked is colored,