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Overview : Using a small stylized image (90x91 pixels) we apply it to a gui node and set the slice-9 properties, we can then
adjust the size and retain the styling without streching and distortion. :More on Slice-9 with Defold:
The setup consists of a gui collection, gui script, a box node and a texture atlas
A texture set to stylized wood plank image.
Size Mode set to Manual
Slice 9 adjusted settings
For animating the node to different sizes, showing slice-9 at its potential.
If you want to play with these examples, you can get the project on Github.
Do you want to see more examples? Why not write a few yourself and submit a pull request? We love contributions.