Question: I can't find where I could add a photo mat. I see customized special mats but I simply want to accent a color on the page with adding color around the photos on the page. Can you point me in the right direction? Answer: Yes, absolutely! (These captures were made using Artisan 5.) You first want to select your photo and then go to the Photo tab on top. Making sure … [Read more...] about How to Easily Add Photo Mats to Your Page
If you are following me in my fledgling Facebook Group, I hope you saw my post a couple of days ago about my Mini Challenge. I've been promising a Challenge, and I'm working on details for a bigger one, but I'm heading out of town for another week to a place that's not internet friendly. I really don't want to make some of you wait any longer to get started, because I hear … [Read more...] about My First Mini Challenge Is Starting … Are You Joining In?
Way back in the prehistoric days with Storybook Creator 2, we started managing our digital content. The awesome thing then was that we could add keyword tags to our content to make it easier to find. Then, along came Storybook Creator 3, and suddenly the new content we purchased was already keyword tagged for us! That was amazing! And that's when I stopped worrying so … [Read more...] about Organizing Your Digital Content For Success in Artisan 5
I am playing with Photoshop Elements 13, Gimp and Inkscape right now, for differing reasons. In each of them, I'm trying to create one simple little graphic to replace the header on this site. If I were doing this in Artisan 5, I would have had it done in five minutes. I know those tools and they make sense. But I can't do it in Artisan, because I can't make a transparent … [Read more...] about How Do They Do That?
Yup, the photos aren't the only thing you want to make sure you have backed up. In my last post, I mentioned how I make sure my photos are double backed up for use with Historian. Backing up content and projects for Artisan is a little bit different. Historian is built to protect and save your photos, and has features that help make sure you get that job done. Artisan … [Read more...] about What About Backing Up Artisan Content and Projects?