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Creating greeting cards with text on the edge in brother scan and cut canvas workspace

Posted on 28th October 2019
1- Open canvas workspace. Click on the stamp tool.


2-  Create a square.


3- Write your text.


4-  Select the square. right click and duplicate it.


5- Move one square off the workspace and fill the other square and text with a colour.


6- Select both the square and the text and resize.


7- Rotate your text to be along the edge of your card.


8- With the text selected click on process overlap- divide. This will separate the letters.


9-  With the letters selected, right click and group.


10- Use the align tool to align the text with the square evenly.


11- Move the text so it slightly overlaps the square. Having your square and text in color helps to see where to overlap. Click on weld.


12- Click on the square you removed off the workspace. Right click and duplicate again.


13- Fill with colour.


14- Place the square next to the welded square with text so they just touch. Select both and align them.


15- Next, take the original square and place in the middle overlapping the other 2 squares. Select all 3 and align them to the middle.


16- With them all selected,click weld.


17- Click on the path tool. Holding the shift key, click and drag a straight line. Double click to finish the line.


18- Select the shape and the path. align to the centre.


19- With the path selected use the drop down box to change from a cut line to a dash cut line for folding.


20- With the line and shape selected,right click and group. Your card is ready to cut.

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