|Step 3. Set the text color. To choose a color for your text you will use the Background and Fill Properties Box. You will find it at the right of the workspace. It is the second large colored box. (see Figure 2) There are three small circles under this box. Set the three circles to the values below. Now click on the large colored box to open the Material dialog box (see Figure 3). Click on the Color tab and then choose a color for your text from the Color Picker. Click OK.|
Figure 2. Materials Palette--
Background and Fill Properties Box
Style button: Color
Texture button: Off
Transparency button: Off
All Tools: Checked
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Figure 3. Material Dialog Box
Step 4. Type your text. Click on the calendar/image where you want the text to appear and the Text Entry dialog box will open. Type in your text and click the Apply button.
Step 5. Position the text. The text is now "floating" over the calendar/image. Click and drag the text into the correct location. On the Menu bar click Selections> Select None.
Step 6. Repeat the previous steps for each section of text you wish to add. When you are finished, click Layers> Merge> Merge All Flatten.
Step 7. Save your additions. To save the additions to your calendar/image, click File> Save. You are now ready to continue working on the rest of your image or convert it to the final format. Note: The Monthly Calendar is already in the JPEG format and is ready to place on your computer desktop.
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