Tool Tips: How to Edit Designs

Check out these quick how-to's or reach out on live chat or email to find your answer.

 

Text Changes & Additions

How to duplicate/copy/clone text

clone tool

1) click the text box you want to copy -OR- click onto the text layer you want to duplicate
2) on the layers panel to the left, click the 3 dots in the layer you want to duplicate
3) select "clone" then drag & edit your new line of text
4) click REVIEW + SAVE

clone tool

 

How to make wording fit by changing text size & tracking

stroke tool

1) click the text you want to adjust, then in the top toolbar click the down arrow by Font Size
2) type in your customized wording - if it still doesn't fit, then:
3) select the Tracking icon and choose a lower setting than the default number
4) click REVIEW + SAVE

change text size tutorial

 

How to align text to be perfectly centered

align tool

1) click the text you want to align
2) in the top toolbar, click the Align tool and then select "horizontal center"
3) drag your text into the right position, and click Align/"horizontal center" again to ensure it's centered
4) click REVIEW + SAVE

align text tutorial

 

How to bold cursive script

stroke tool

1) click the cursive script text you want to bold
2) in the top toolbar click the Text Color icon and select a color;
3) click Add to Palette (+) to save that color to your swatches palette, then click OK
4) click MORE... on the right edge of toolbar, and select STROKE
5) select Color from the recent swatch you just created, and adjust the Width to achieve desired thickness
6) click REVIEW + SAVE

stroke tool to make cursive bold

 

Color Changes

How to change text color

text color tool

1) click the text you want to change color of 
2) in the top toolbar click the Text Color icon and select a color;
3) click Add to Palette (+) to save that color to your swatches palette, then click OK
4) click REVIEW + SAVE

align text tutorial

 

How to change solid background colors

fill color tool

1) click the background layer  
2) in the top toolbar, select the Fill Color icon and select a color;
3) click Add to Palette (+) to save that color to your swatches palette, then click OK
4) click REVIEW + SAVE

background color 2 tutorial

 

 

How to change colors of other design elements

fill color tool

1) click the design element or layer you want to change color of 
2) in the top toolbar, click the Fill Color icon and select a color;
3) click Add to Palette (+) to save that color to your swatches palette, then click OK
4) click REVIEW + SAVE

background color tutorial

 

Layout Changes - Add Photos, Shapes & More

How to add a photo image to your card, Part 1: Upload your image

add image

1) click the Add Image icon on the right side toolbar
2) click Upload Files (+) and select your photo from your computer
3) wait for it to upload, then select and click Insert (lower right)

stroke tool to make cursive bold

 

How to add a photo image to your card, Part 2: Add your uploaded image

add image

1) once your photo is uploaded & inserted (see above), drag to change size
2) use the Align Tool to center it
3) click REVIEW + SAVE

upload your photo 2

 

How to add an area for extra information, Part 1: Create a box

add shape

1) click the Add Shape icon on the right side toolbar
2) drag to resize & place
3) use Align tool to center

add shape

 

How to add an area for extra information, Part 2: Add new text

add text

1) click on existing text to save the color
2) in the top toolbar click Add to Palette (+), then click OK
3) go back to your new shape, then in the right toolbar, select Add Text icon
4) change the color to your saved swatch, and change fonts & sizing as desired, REVIEW + SAVE

add new text

 

How to remove the back design

add shape

1) click the Add Shape icon on the right side toolbar
2) drag to resize & place; expand shape beyond safety lines
3) use Fill Color to select white or color of your choice
4) click REVIEW + SAVE

remove background