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Text effect: image texture


import java.awt.Color;
import java.awt.Dimension;
import java.awt.Font;
import java.awt.Graphics;
import java.awt.Graphics2D;
import java.awt.Rectangle;
import java.awt.RenderingHints;
import java.awt.TexturePaint;
import java.awt.image.BufferedImage;

import javax.swing.JFrame;
import javax.swing.JPanel;

public class TexturedText extends JPanel {
  public void paint(Graphics g) {
    Graphics2D g2 = (Graphics2D) g;

    Font font = new Font("Times New Roman", Font.PLAIN, 72);

    String s = "Java Source and Support";
    Dimension d = getSize();
    float x = 20, y = 100;

    BufferedImage bi = getTextureImage();
    Rectangle r = new Rectangle(0, 0, bi.getWidth(), bi.getHeight());
    TexturePaint tp = new TexturePaint(bi, r);

    g2.drawString(s, x, y);

  private BufferedImage getTextureImage() {
    // Create the test image.
    int size = 8;
    BufferedImage bi = new BufferedImage(size, size,
    Graphics2D g2 = bi.createGraphics();
    g2.fillRect(0, 0, size / 2, size / 2);
    g2.fillRect(size / 2, 0, size, size / 2);
    g2.fillRect(0, size / 2, size / 2, size);
    g2.fillRect(size / 2, size / 2, size, size);
    return bi;

  public static void main(String[] args) {
    JFrame f = new JFrame();
    f.getContentPane().add(new TexturedText());
    f.setSize(800, 250);



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