Issue 43: Spot Colors

August/September, 2011

Get Creative with Spot Colors

Chuck Green leads you on an inspirational tour of ingenious ways to use spot colors and specialty coatings.

Six Ways to Convert InDesign Files to the iPad

James Fritz covers the strengths and weaknesses of six plug-ins that convert InDesign content to iPad apps.

InStep: Viva La Carnival!

Mike Rankin is a pro at using InDesign’s effects in unusual ways. Follow along as he shows how you can do it, too!

InType: The Seven Lively Sins

Nigel French continues this issue’s exploration of text effects that require only InDesign.

InDesigner: Anthony Smyrski

Pamela Pfiffner interviews a designer whose projects range from an experimental magazine to civic infographics.


Sandee Cohen solves your InDesign problems.

InTips: Design Web-Ready Animations in InDesign

Mira Rubin explains how to use InDesign’s animation tools to create a banner ad.

InReview: Tomaxxi Scripts

David Blatner looks at six add-ons that bring new features to InDesign. And they’re all free!

InBrief: New & Improved Products

Jeff Gamet looks at updated apps, new plug-ins, and a workhorse of a type family.

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