Design Area

This is the most important part of product editor. It is preview and workspace for all layers you added.

To adjust layer, just use the mouse to click on them or select all of them via drag mouse.

There are parts of design area:

  • Current colors: all colors used in this design. Colors extracted from images, text and other resources.
  • Zoom tools
  • Stages switcher: switch design view to other stage or product.
  • Toolbar: The options for selected layers.
  • Borders of design area: the range of layers arranged

Image Toolbar

With an image added into design area. There are some options for it. To enable options, just click on an image and see the top toolbar as below:

Crop Image

To crop an image after adding into design area, just click on image and select crop tool

The new popup show up

The image will be cropped with the exact position you put into the viewer.

There are some tweaks to make your image align better such as:

  • Center: move selection to center of image
  • Horizontal center: move selection align to horizontal center
  • Vertical Center: move selection top align to middle
  • Square: make selection square

After selected area, just press Save button

Image Mask

Do you want to make text with complex background from another image?

Yeah, it does that with Text Mask feature.

Remove Background

Sometimes you have light or dark background which make image ugly, and you want to remove them.

Doing that with this feature is easy.

To remove the background of an image.

Firstly we have to select the image then click on the remove background icon.

In this box, we have to know image has light background or black background and select same value into  Mode option

After that increase, the Deep value, use the amount which you saw that the background removed or fit with your ideas.

Image Filter Effects

This feature helps you make the image have a great effect as a filter of the camera.

There are 20 + effects ready to use.

Layout Toolbar

Navigation and layout tools have many features to support you in designing.

Auto Snap

When you move a shape or layers, it will align or “snap to” the nearest intersection of lines in center points, even if the grid is not visible, or snap to other image or layers. If your shape or layers do not move where you want, turn off the Auto Snap options.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Deselect all layers.
  2. The Auto Snap tool will display on top right of design area
  3. Click on Auto Snap link on toolbar
  4. Turn the Auto Snap Mode to On
  5. To disable, just switch Auto Snap Mode to Off

Position

When you want to put layers into the bottom right corner or make it center. It takes you some seconds to do that. But with Layer Position tool, layers are placed in the correct position with one click.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Select layer you want to move
  2. Click on Position icon on toolbar
  3. Choose position you wish to move layer to

Layer Position support positions as the screenshot.

Fill Color

With some object such as shape, image, text. The Fill Color helps users fill a solid color with that objects.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Select layer you want to fill color
  2. Click on Fill Color icon on toolbar
  3. Select color from preset colors or enter a custom value by click on input ‘Click to choose color‘.
  4. To save custom color just press the plus (+) button next to input.
  5. Transparent help you change the opacity of filled color with below layers.
  6. Stroke width + Stroke color help you make the border color for current layer.

Arrange Layers

The product editor works base on layers; it means the higher layers were looked first.

Arrange layers tool helps you change the position of the current layer with other layers. You can set a layer for Forward position or Back position with other ones.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Chose layer you want to change.
  2. Click on Arange Layers icon on the toolbar.
  3. Select Forward or Back action to change order.

Transforms Manual

When use transform tool directly, it is hard to know how many angles rotated or flipped.

The product editor provide a manual way to set transform values for a layer.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Chose layer you want to change.
  2. Click on Transform icon on the toolbar.
  3. Adjust values you want to set

The values you can set for the object as bellow:

  • Rotate: the edge of an object. start from 0 – 360
  • Skew X: skews layer along the X-axis by the given angle
  • Skew Y: skews layer along the Y-axis by the given angle
  • Flip X: Horizontal flip your layer
  • Flip Y: Vertical flip your layer.

Of course, you can cancel all applied values by press the Reset All Transform button.

Text Toolbar

With a text added to the design area. There are some options for it. To enable options, just click on the text and see the top toolbar as below:

Font Family

This option allows you switch to another font family easily. To use more font, just press the Get More Fonts button.

Font Advance

This tool allows you change the font-size, line-height even text content.

Text Effects

There are some text effects on product editor. To access it, just select a text and choose Text Effect icon.

Text Style

These options help you change text style as bold, underline, italic or text-align as well.