There is a Paths tab in your Layers Dialog where path information is stored.
You can export paths and do many other things there. I have a feeling that
when you save as a .jpg you lose the path information, just as you lose any
layer information you might have.
http://gimp-savvy.com/BOOK/node39.html There's a link to some path
information which might help. There are also a couple tutorials utilizing
paths at http://gug.sunsite.dk/?page=tutorials.
I'm not sure if this helps but I thought I'd throw something out there for
> I am trying hard to do a simple task with this program and can't get a
> thing done.
> All I want to do is make a bezier curve and save it as a .jpg file. I
> can make the curve fine but when I save it and then reopen it I can
> never see it. I don't want any fancy colors or other stuff like that,
> just a simple bezier curve to be saved as a jpg. Maybe I might want
> some text down the road.
> Thanks for any help as I'm stuck and frustrated.