Build a simple three-panel brochure: method one Print Production


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Building a simple three-panel brochure: method one

One of the more common project types you might work on use a three-panel brochure. So here, I need to make a rack brochure that's going to be 4 inches by 9 inches when folded, and when it's flat, it's going to be 4 inches plus 4 inches plus 3 7/8 so it's going be 11 7/8. So as I go to set it up in InDesign, I choose File > New Document. I don't want facing pages; I do want two pages, one for the outside, one for the inside, and for my dimensions, I am going to let InDesign do some math for me.

So in the Width field, I know that I want it to be one 4-inch panel plus another 4-inch panel plus one 3.875 inch that's a 3 7/8 panel. There is my 11 7/8 and then the height is going to be 9 inches. For columns, I could use columns as a sort of layout guideline, but for what I'm doing, I think they are going to kind of get in the way. For my margins, I am going to set them up to correspond to what I call a live area. In other words, you want to keep your artwork away ...

Building a simple three-panel brochure: method one
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Building a simple three-panel brochure: method one provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Claudia McCue as part of the Print Production Fundamentals

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