Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Exercise files, part of Designing a Business Card With Illustrator CS3.
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A successful business card design needs to be both professional and functional. It might be the first piece of branding someone sees relating to a company, so it should make a positive impression. Designer Nigel French shares his techniques and experience in Designing a Business Card. He walks through the fundamental decisions, such as what information to include, what size and orientation the card should have, and whether to use both sides. He demonstrates how to set up a template and work with type alignment and color. Nigel also discusses paper selection and preparing the file for printing. Example files accompany the course.