Join Nigel French for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up text wrap, part of Designing a Brochure (2009).
We are now going to sort out some text wraps for our graphics to create some…interesting shapes for our text to run around. You may have noticed that our version,…work in progress trifold15, looks a little bit different from…the finished version and especially if we look at the first page. You have got a…slightly different color palette. I think it looks better. The more times we do this, …it's going to get better every time.…So don't worry about absolutely faithfully reproducing the original.…
That's just there as reference. Feel free to diverge from that as much as you want to,…just making sure you use more or less the same content.…Okay, Text Wrap. Let's apply a text wrap to this image. I know that earlier on…I moved that over to the right. I'm now thinking that I moved it over too far.…So I'm going to move that back a bit and then pull that out a bit, like so. …So we see a bit more of it. So that the text has more to wrap around. I'll need…to unlock my text layer.…
Let's turn the guides on by pressing W. I think, I'm going to start this…
InDesign CS4 and Illustrator CS4 Essential Training are recommended prerequisites to fully execute the techniques in this title.
- Integrating InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
- Establishing a workflow that combines maximum efficiency with maximum editing flexibility
- Working with a printer at the outset
- Designing with grids to create balance
- Choosing fonts and color palettes for a consistent look and feel
- Manipulating images for maximum impact
- Exploring different brochure formats and folding
- Proofing and printing the final product
Skill Level Intermediate
Up and Running with Photoshop for Designwith Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Setting Up the Workspace
3. Setting Up the Document
4. Creating the Background
5. Working with Text
6. Preparing Images
7. Preparing for Print
8. Alternative Brochure Styles
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