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iPhoto ’11: The Macintosh iLife Guide to using iPhoto with OS X Lion and iCloud by Jim Heid, Michael E. Cohen, Dennis R. Cohen

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Creating a Flat Card

Step 1. Select the photo you want to include on the postcard.

Step 2. Click the Create button.

Step 3. Choose Card from the pop-up menu.

Step 4. Click Flat, choose a theme, then click Create or press Return.

The themes are similar to their greeting-card counterparts.

Step 5. Replace the card’s placeholder text and then fine-tune the design, if desired.

Step 6. Do that proofreading thing you do so well, then click Buy Card and pay using your Apple ID.

Tip: Want to use a book layout as a card? Follow the instructions on page 125, then add the resulting “page image” to a card that uses the Picture Card theme.

Switching postcard styles. To switch between a self-mailing postcard and one that tucks into an envelope, ...

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