Chapter 2 Designing an Event Poster

Chapter Objectives

Chapter Learning Objectives

  • Create a new project, and identify the correct document setup settings to use for different publishing projects.

  • Add ruler guides to a document.

  • Create shapes through drawing, and combine common shapes, such as ellipses, rectangles, and lines.

  • Understand basic document viewing options, such as using screen modes and window arrangements.

  • Organize the stacking order of objects by using layers.

  • Add and resize images.

  • Add and format text.

  • Create color swatches and gradients, and apply them to objects and text.

  • Package a finished document for final output at a commercial printing service.

Chapter ACA Objectives

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