BFP Tutorials

What you need to know:
This section features a range of tutorials to assist you further. These are both written and on screen. Listed below are the links to each one. Select and click on your option then read or watch the tutorial.

Summary of Tutorial Types:

General Tutorials and “How to…”
Inkscape Tutorials –  General
Inkscape Tutorials – BFP Book Layout
Adobe Tutorials – Print File Preparation 

GENERAL TUTORIALS and “How to…”

How to Download and Install a Program

How to Compress Zip Files

How to Extract Zip Files from Compressed Files

How to Calculate your Book Pages

How to use a Book Weight Calculator

How to use a Spine Width Calculator

How to Crop a Picture

How to Import a Picture

How to Export a Picture

How to Prepare Bleed Artwork

INKSCAPE TUTORIALS
General

The Basics of Inkscape

Learn about the program’s general features
https://inkscape.org/en/learn/tutorials/

INKSCAPE TUTORIALS
BFP Book Layout 

How to Open and Close Inkscape

How to Set Document Size

How to Create Text

How to Import Text

How to Create Shapes & Objects

How to Edit & Colour Shapes & Objects

How to Import a Picture

How to Edit & Manipulate Objects

H

ow to Edit & Manipulate Text

How to Save as SVG File

How to Apply Bleed Margins

How to Save As PDF File

ADOBE TUTORIALS
Preparing your Printing Files

How to Create a Combined Multifile

How to Split a Combined Multifile

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