Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up a four-panel card, part of Designing a Restaurant Menu.
So once we've created one version of the menu, it's very easy to create…alternative versions using the same text content,…and here is my first alternative version.…This is essentially one piece of letter size, or A4 paper folded, so this is the…front, and the back on Page 1, and then on Page 2, the inside.…So we essentially get a four page booklet from a single fold.…
I am going to create an A5 document, that being half the size of an A4.…If you were doing this in the States, you would use Letter-Half, that being half…the size of a letter.…So A5, and we want 4 pages. I'm going to start on page 2.…As you can see from my page thumbnails over here, I want the front cover and…back cover side by side, so I'm going to start on an even numbered page, which…will give me my first spread; left and right pages side by side.…
Margins of 3 picas, or half an inch, or 12.7 millimeters; whatever measurement…system you're in, that's fine.…And Number of Columns; I'm actually going to leave that at 1 for now, but I am…
- Adding text and design elements
- Adding texture with a Photoshop brush
- Creating a proof
- Adding stylized headers
- Designing menu inserts
- Placing and cleaning up text
- Creating a template
- Adding a textured background
- Preparing a menu for print
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Designing a Poster with InDesign CS4with Nigel French2h 16m Intermediate
Learning Photoshop for Design (2011)with Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Designing the Menu Folder
2. Designing the Menu Insert
3. Alternative Versions and Optional Extras
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