Joe Van Dyk <joevandyk / gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> All I want to do is be able to rotate the item by a certain amount of
> degrees in 2D space and have it stay at the same x/y coordinate.
> 
> Any ideas?

Not familiar with the gnome api, but in general you need to translate
the object so that the rotation point is on the origin, apply the
rotation matrix, and then translate it back.

martin