How to type on a curve or an arc in QuarkXPress?

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How to type on a curve or an arc in QuarkXPress?

 

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Applies to-  All QuarkXPress

  

Solution:
Following are the steps to achieve the desired results:

  • Create a circle with any one of your tools.
  • Convert to freehand shape via Item> Shape
  • At this point make sure your content is converted to text
  • Type your content
  • Center the content to force it to the top
  • If you need it on the bottom, rotate the circle 180 degrees and invert your type
  • Use baseline shift to get the type in the right place
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Topic Information
  • Topic #: 30026-3701
  • Date Created: 04/21/2015
  • Last Modified Since: 09/05/2016
  • Viewed: 149
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