Here is some info:

- My blog is at: http://blogs.harborobjects.com/RezaMadani/

- Silverlight 2.0 and 3.0 versions of the code are attached.  2.0 version does not include the ‘drop shadow effect demo’.

- System requirements: Visual Studio 2008 – sp1, Silverlight SDK 2.0 (or 3.0).

- Recommended books ‘WPF Unleashed – SAMS’, ‘Programming WPF’ – O’Reilly

- Code samples (on Lynn Langit’s SkyDrive – you must log in with a Windows Live ID to access this – link here