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Export a PNG with a transparent background in Affinity Designer
How To Export A PNG With A Transparent Background In Affinity Designer
How To Export A PNG With A Transparent Background In Affinity Designer 800 470 Logos By Nick

One of the most common ways that you’ll use a vector design application like Affinity Designer is to design things like logos, icons, badges, and various other types of graphics. In order to work with these isolated graphics though, you’ll need to know how to export them in a usable format, which is what we’ll…

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Affinity Designer vs Illustrator
Affinity Designer VS Illustrator: Here’s Where They Differ
Affinity Designer VS Illustrator: Here’s Where They Differ 800 470 Logos By Nick

Affinity Designer and Adobe Illustrator are currently the two heaviest hitters in the world of commercial vector design software. Despite the fact that they both function in a way that is fundamentally similar, they also have a lot of differences between them, and those differences are significant enough to make choosing between Affinity Designer vs…

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Crop an image to a shape with Affinity Designer
How To Crop An Image To A Shape with Affinity Designer
How To Crop An Image To A Shape with Affinity Designer 800 470 Logos By Nick

Today we’ll be going over yet another way in which Affinity Designer lets you edit photos and raster imagery. As you may already know, Designer’s primary utility is working with vector graphics. However, it has more image editing abilities than any other vector software, making it a versatile tool. In this tutorial we’ll be going…

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Resize images with Affinity Designer
How To Resize Images with Affinity Designer
How To Resize Images with Affinity Designer 800 470 Logos By Nick

Affinity Designer is one of the most versatile design applications in existence. Not only does it handle vectors as well as its industry-standard adversary, but it also has an entire suite of tools meant for editing photos and images. Today’s tutorial will be a demonstration of such. We’ll be going over how to resize images…

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Curve text with Affinity Photo
How To Curve Text with Affinity Photo
How To Curve Text with Affinity Photo 800 470 Logos By Nick

Thanks to an update for the version 1.9 release of Affinity Photo, it is now possible to place text on a path. This means that you can wrap your text around circles and flow it along various types of contours of your choosing. In this tutorial I’ll be demonstrating all of the different ways that…

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Working with swatches in Affinity Designer
Working With Swatches In Affinity Designer | The Complete Guide
Working With Swatches In Affinity Designer | The Complete Guide 800 470 Logos By Nick

One of the many advantages you’ll enjoy as an Affinity Designer user is the ease of use when it comes to creating swatches, whether it be from images or custom selections. Not only that, but Affinity Designer allows you to save swatches, export swatches for use on other machines, and you can even import swatches…

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Make a clipping mask with Affinity Designer
How To Create A Clipping Mask with Affinity Designer
How To Create A Clipping Mask with Affinity Designer 800 470 Logos By Nick

Clipping masks add versatility to your vector design work, and for a variety of reasons. They allow you to fill an object with a photo, and they also allow you to make unique shapes in a non-destructive way. Upon first sight, it may appear that Affinity Designer lacks the ability to create clipping masks (also…

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How to fit text to a shape in Affinity Designer
Fit Text To A Shape In Affinity Designer Using The Frame Text Tool
Fit Text To A Shape In Affinity Designer Using The Frame Text Tool 800 470 Logos By Nick

Working with text and shapes can sometimes be messy and complicated depending on the software you’re using. However, you can fit text to a shape with Affinity Designer with a single click by using the Frame Text Tool. In this tutorial we’ll be going over just how simple it is. Flowing text into a shape…

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Affinity Designer VS Procreate
Affinity Designer VS Procreate: All Of The Differences Explained
Affinity Designer VS Procreate: All Of The Differences Explained 800 470 Logos By Nick

Graphic design technology has come a long way over the years, and the rise of mobile devices — like smart phones and tablets — has made it easier than ever to create digital art, whether you’re a professional or a hobbyist. Two of the most well-known apps for digital art would be Affinity Designer and…

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Outline text with Affinity Designer
Outline Text with Affinity Designer Using The New Contour Tool
Outline Text with Affinity Designer Using The New Contour Tool 800 470 Logos By Nick

Placing an outline around your text is a rather simple task, and there’s various ways of going about doing so. Thanks to a recent update to Affinity Designer though, it’s now easier than ever. The new Contour Tool allows you to outline text with Affinity Designer with a single click of the mouse, and in…

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