Swift Memorial Cards

Frequently Asked Questions

Text

 1.  Select the text icon from the left side panel.

 2.  Click the button ‘Add New Text to Canvas’.

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 1.  Select the text you wish to change.

 2.  Click the font menu from the end of the toolbar above.

 3.  Choose the appropriate font.

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 1.  Select the text you wish to change.

 2. Drag the corner handles to adjust the text size.

 3.  Alternatively, locate the text size icon from the toolbar above.

 4.  Increase or decrease the text size accordingly.

 5.  Make sure the text size is 9 or above for legibility when printed.

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 1.  Select the text you wish to change.

 2.  Click the change text colour icon towards the left of the above toolbar.

 3.  Initially there is the option to choose a colour from a election of pre-defined palettes.

 4.  To select a custom colour, click the artist’s palette icon.

 5.  Choose a colour from the colour wheel or enter the hexadecimal value of a pre-determined colour.

 6.  Clicking the heart icon saves that colour as a preset to access later (once you register and create your own account).

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 1.  Select the text icon from the side panel on the left.

 2.  Click the white menu bar above to display the verse options.

 3.  Choose a verse category from the list.

 4.  Scroll through the list of verses and click one to display it on the canvas.

 5.  The text of each verse can be edited accordingly.

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Images

 1.  Click the upload icon on the left main panel.

 2.  Click the ‘Upload your Picture’ button.

 3.  Select the image file on your computer and upload it.

 4.  Click the image to place it on the canvas.

 5.  The image can be resized and repositioned.

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This can be achieved using 2 options:

Option 1:

  1.  Click the ellipse displayed by default on the canvas.

  2.  Upload a profile image.

  2.  Once inserted the image can be repositioned and resized using the corner handles.

Option 2:

  1.  Click the Extras icon in the side left panel and select portrait shapes.

  2.  Select a shape which is different to the ellipse displayed by default.

  3.  The shape is now displayed on the canvas.

  4.  Upload your portrait image as described above.

  5.  Drag this image from the side panel onto the chosen shape.

  6.  Once inserted the image can be repositioned and resized using the corner handles.

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 1.  Select the ‘bkgrnd’ icon on the left side panel.

 2.  From the menu dropdown, select either a template, frame or background colour.

 3.  It is possible to upload your own image as described above.

 4.  You may also search the online image library Pixabay by selecting the pictures icon from the left side panel.

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 1.  Click the Facebook/Instagram icons from the left side panel.

 2.  Click the login to Facebook/Instagram button at the top of the panel.

 3.  Enter your username and password.

 4.  It is now possible to access your Facebook/Instagram images from the left side panel.

 1.  Select the image on the canvas by clicking it.

 2.  Click the image editor icon from the above toolbar.

 3.  Adjust the appropriate settings (for example lighting).

 4.  Click save in the top right corner to apply the adjustment and return to the main screen.

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General

 1.  Select the object you wish to delete by clicking it on the canvas.

 2.  Click the trash icon on the toolbar above.

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 1.  Click the undo icon located in the above toolbar .

 2.  Click the redo icon next to it to redo your previous step.

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Click the ‘Save for Later’ icon on the top right of the screen.

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 1.  Click the ‘Preview’ icon at the top right of the screen.

 2.  Design features such as bleed lines, guide lines and prompts disappear.

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Swift Memorial Cards is part of the Swift Print Group

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