Macromedia FreeHand 7

Introduction and Toolbox

Introduction
About the tutorials
The Pointer tool
The Text tool
The Rectangle tool
The Polygon tool
The Ellipse tool
The Line tool
The Freehand tool
The Pen tool
The Knife tool
The Bezigon tool
The Rotate tool
The Reflect tool
The Scale tool
The Skew tool
The Tracing tool
The Magnify tool

Basics

Basic commands
The Inspector palette
Panels
Navigating
Setting up
Extremely Useful Stuff
Toolbars

Drawing

Drawing linear shapes
Drawing curved shapes
Editing points
The Bezigon tool
Accurate drawing
Exercise

Colors and Fills

Basic fills
Basic Strokes
The Color Mixer
The Color List
About Process Colors
About Spot Colors
Gradient/Radial Fill
Exercise

Type

Inputting Text
Manipulating Type
Text on a Path
Convert to Paths
Coloring Type

Functionality

Grouping
Cloning
Send to Back
Snap to
The grid
Layers
Styles

Graphic Manipulation

The Transform Palette
Rotation
Reflection
Scaling&127;
Skewing
Move
Transform Again
Align
Join/Split

Importing Files

Import Graphics
Link vs Embedding
Tracing
Create Trace Image

More Fills and Strokes

Custom Fill
Pattern Fill
Postscript Fill
Texture Fill
Tiled Fill
More Strokes
Exercise

Type Manipulation

Columns
Justification
Paragraph
Text Wrap
Tabs

Advanced Techniques

Paste Inside
Power Duplicate
Colorize B/W TIFF
B/W Image Control
Inline Graphics
Constrain

Operations

About Operations
Create PICT
Fractalize
Multi-color Fill
Trap
Crop
Transparency
Insert Path
Expand Stroke
Union
Punch
Intersect
Blend
Simplify
Remove Overlap
Reverse Direction
Set Note
Envelope
Add Points

Xtra Tools

About Xtras
3D Rotation
Arc
Fisheye Lens
Smudge
Spiral
Roughen
Eyedropper
Charts
Chart Options
Bend

Other Xtras

Color Control
Darken Colors
Desaturate Colors
Lighten Colors
Name all Colors
Randomize Colors
Saturate Colors
Sort Colors
Delete Empty Text Block
Delete Unused Col

Internet

Design for the Web
Afterburner
Adding URLS

Printing & Exporting

Print a Proof
Output Options
Print Process Colors
Print Spot Colors
Setup
Tile Image
Export as EPS
Export as Bitmap
Export Text
Export Alpha Channel
Export Other Formats

Case Study - Map

Layers and Colors
Drawing the Map
Coloring up
Making Roads
Add Road Names
Finishing off

Case Study - Diagram

Assign Layers
Create Colors
Color Layer 1
Color Layer 2
Color Other Layers
Final Touch