Theming Views Slideshow
Views Slideshow comes with very minimalist theming out of the box, but there are various tutorials that address slideshow theming.
- This YouTube video (from 2011, but still applicable) provides a number of tips
- Here’s a tutorial for creating a numeric pager and one for an image pager
- The Views Slideshow Configurable Controls module adds pause/resume control icons or text to Views Slideshow