Creating a letterfold layout


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Creating a letterfold layout

In this movie, we're going to take a look at how you can use multiple page sizes to create a letter-fold brochure. The first thing I'm going to do is look at my master pages, and I'm going to click on those with my Page tool, and this allows me to change the width. In this case, I have a width of 3.6875. My B-master page is going to be slightly smaller. That's going to be 3.625. Now when I look at my document, I can see that the B-master was used once for the first panel, followed by the A- master for the following two panels.

So my first panel here, my B-panel, is going to be smaller by an eighth inch and that allows it to fold into the A- panels and lay flat without a bulge. Now the inside is going to be just the opposite. I'm going to have my 2A panels followed by my B-panel. Again, this allows it to lay flat when it's folded in and not have a bulge. Multiple master pages allows me to have three panels that are not equal in size. The other nice advantage of using ...

Creating a letterfold layout
Video duration: 2m 27s 1h 34m Intermediate

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Creating a letterfold layout provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by James Wamser as part of the InDesign CS5: Print Production Guidelines

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Design
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InDesign
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