I'm looking to create a vector (ideally) illustration with an abstract sea, much like this (not the dolphins or sun):

Abstract sea

How can I go about this using free tools such as Inkscape?

  • You can also check the collections on the open clipart for a viable starting point.
    – dinesh
    Mar 25, 2013 at 21:11

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You can start by watching this tutorial on how to create wave-like vector shapes in Inkscape. Then the fill you want are shades of blue gradients that goes from blue to transparent with a stroke around the lighter shades of blue.

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