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One floor tile Modern Easel

by MelissaMel Posted 2nd Nov 2009 at 6:16 PM - Updated 6th Nov 2009 at 9:24 PM by MelissaMel
31 Comments / replies (Who?) - 22 Feedback Posts, 3 Thanks Posts
This is a new mesh, and means that it's a brand new self contained object that usually does not require a specific Expansion pack (although this is possible depending on the type). It may have Recolours hosted on MTS - check below the description for more information.
This is a new mesh of Easel. This object takes 1 floor tile only when default easel takes 2 floor tiles. It could be recolored or re-textured. This easel doesn't override base game easel. It has the same functionality (no modifications).


You can find it in buy mode - (hobby) category.
It costs §120.
Fun 2
+ painting

In this topic you will download only mesh.
On the pictures are game footage of painting (small, medium and large paintings) and a recolor sample.

Polygon Counts:
Faces = 348
Vertices = 322

Additional Credits:
Credits to the S3OC and S3PE programs and tools

Style: Modern
Room: Study
Maxis Flags: Not Applicable

You must have the expansion or stuff packs listed below installed to use this custom content. Please see the post text for any exceptions.

Sims 3
Key: - File was updated after upload was posted
Filename - Tip: You can click the magnifying glass to see the archive contents Size Downloads Date
Melissa_EaselModern.zip

Size: 672.2 KB · Downloads: 21,586 · 2nd Nov 2009
672.2 KB 21,586 2nd Nov 2009
Don't forget to Thank the creator after downloading! Use the Thanks button located above the screenshots above.
Quick Guide:

1. Click the file listed on the Files tab to download the file to your computer.
2. Extract the zip, rar, or 7z file. Now you will have either a .package or a .sims3pack file.

For Package files:

1. Cut and paste the file into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Mods\Packages folder. If you do not already have this folder, you should read the full guide to Package files first: Sims 3:Installing Package Fileswiki, so you can make sure your game is fully patched and you have the correct Resource.cfg file.
2. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).

For Sims3Pack files:

1. Cut and paste it into your Documents\Electronic Arts\The Sims 3\Downloads folder. If you do not have this folder yet, it is recommended that you open the game and then close it again so that this folder will be automatically created. Then you can place the .sims3pack into your Downloads folder.
2. Load the game's Launcher, and click on the Downloads tab. Find the item in the list and tick the box beside it. Then press the Install button below the list.
3. Wait for the installer to load, and it will install the content to the game. You will get a message letting you know when it's done.
4. Run the game, and find your content where the creator said it would be (build mode, buy mode, Create-a-Sim, etc.).


Extracting from RAR, ZIP, or 7z: You will need a special program for this. For Windows, we recommend 7-Zip and for Mac OSX, we recommend Keka. Both are free and safe to use.


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Test Subject
#2 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 6:46 PM
Thank you! (First download AND comment, hehe)

Always & forever,

Gwen
Test Subject
#3 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 6:49 PM
this is exactly what i've been looking for for my painter sims, Thanks!
Test Subject
#4 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 7:32 PM
I so glad you are here! I love your items and am so happy you can still post them somewhere. Thanks so much for your great creations!
Test Subject
#5 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 7:49 PM
You must be on a role!! Your releasing sooo much stuff... and I love it!!!
Test Subject
#6 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 8:14 PM
this is great! thank you
Mad Poster
#7 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 8:36 PM
This is a great idea, I'm always all for saving space, and it looks better than the EA easel as well! Thank you for this!
Banned
#8 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 8:38 PM
MelissaMel... where did you come from? You keep amazing me with your mods!
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#9 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 8:43 PM
Thanks to all for nice comments! I hope you will have fun with this object!
interpolarity, in my signature you can find my space and more of my creations
Happy simming!

Download more of my creations here: Sims 3 New Objects and Fashion
Field Researcher
#10 Old 2nd Nov 2009 at 10:46 PM
Finally. I disliked that the ea easel took up 2 tiles, compared with the one tile of sims 2!

My username here is sweetichigodream, but I am better known as Helena and/or Funny Bunny! :) would love to change username...
Instructor
#11 Old 3rd Nov 2009 at 10:22 AM
Great! I hated how the one that comes with the game takes 2 tiles! It's so big!

This is very useful, thank you for sharing!
Forum Resident
#12 Old 3rd Nov 2009 at 4:57 PM
Great!! You know how awful the base game version is! Woo!! Thank goodness! No more huge ugly easel!! Thanks!

I...will never be a memory.
Test Subject
#13 Old 3rd Nov 2009 at 5:03 PM
Thank you so much now in my many small squashy houses I don't have to resort to putting the easel outside!
This is really awesome thanks again!
Inventor
#14 Old 3rd Nov 2009 at 8:10 PM
I Love one tile stuff - Thank you
Forum Resident
#15 Old 3rd Nov 2009 at 10:49 PM
Thanks! I thought the easel was too big before myself, so this is a nice save.

You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
-Christopher Robin to Pooh
Test Subject
#16 Old 4th Nov 2009 at 7:18 AM
I get so much use out of this thing, big improvement on EA's fat default easel ^^
Instructor
#17 Old 4th Nov 2009 at 8:37 AM
This is great! Thanks!
Scholar
#18 Old 4th Nov 2009 at 8:48 AM
Dear Melissa,this easel is a new must-have created by you....Wonderful stuff for artists,created by a wonderful artist.Thank you so much.Big hugs.
Lab Assistant
Original Poster
#19 Old 4th Nov 2009 at 1:02 PM
Thanks so much to everyone for wonderful comments! I hope this object will come in real handy Happy simming!

Download more of my creations here: Sims 3 New Objects and Fashion
Lab Assistant
#20 Old 4th Nov 2009 at 5:05 PM
Great for smaler houses, thank you! :D


Sims addict since 2003
And proud of it!

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Test Subject
#21 Old 5th Nov 2009 at 9:35 PM
Thank you Melissa, nice Job!
Test Subject
#22 Old 13th Dec 2009 at 8:37 PM
Yay! I smaller one!
Lab Assistant
#23 Old 8th Jun 2010 at 12:24 PM
Thanks alot

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Test Subject
THANKS POST
#24 Old 11th Mar 2011 at 3:21 AM
Kinda like the one on the sims 1
Instructor
THANKS POST
#25 Old 16th Jun 2011 at 8:29 PM
YES! Thanks I wanted to put an easel in my child's bedroom but realised it took up two tiles and it wouldn't fit >.>

Thanks.
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