Colour Picker

Custom colouring a shape with the Colour Picker:

Step 1: Import the image you wish to copy the colour of from either ‘Gallery’ or ‘My Images’:

Step 2: Create/select a shape on your design workspace and select it:

* For steps on how to add a shape refer to the help page (located in the ‘Main Menu’) and locate the title ‘Adding Shapes’.

Step 3: Once the shape is selected ‘Object Properties’ will open. From here select the ‘Colour Picker’ tool (circled):

Step 4: Select the desired colour you wish to replicate off your imported image with the ‘Colour Picker’. Your shape will then turn the colour selected.

Creating a background to match an imported image:

Step 1: complete steps 1-4 above.

Step 2: Resize the shape to fill the entire canvas:

* For steps on how to resize a shape refer to the help page (located in the ‘Main Menu’) and locate the title ‘Adding Shapes’.

 

*If the shape appears over your image select ‘Send to Back’ or ‘Send Backward’ from the ‘Object Properties’ tab:

Custom Colouring Text:

Step 1: Import the image you wish to copy the colour of from either ‘Gallery’ or ‘My Images’:

Step 2: Add text to your design workspace and select it:

* For steps on how to add text refer to the help page (located in the ‘Main Menu’) and locate the title ‘Adding Text’.

Step 3: Once the text is selected ‘Object Properties’ will open. From here select the ‘Colour Picker’ tool (circled):

Step 4: Select the desired colour you wish to replicate off your imported image with the ‘Colour Picker’. Your text will then turn the colour selected:

 

 

Adding Text

To add text into your template click the ‘Text’  icon from the ‘Tool selection Area’.

Move the text box into your template design area by clicking in the centre of the box and dragging to the desired location.

To increase or decrease the size of the text box click and hold on a corner with a blue square and drag

To edit text, ensure the text box is selected on your Icing Artist desktop, as seen below in the blue box. This will open the ‘Object Properties’ area and allow you to enter your own text and customise it.

Wrap Text Tool

The wrap text tool allows you to configure your text to wrap around the ‘Outside’ or ‘Inside’ of a circle, when designing round templates.

The direction of the wrap can be assigned on the template to either ‘Top, Bottom, Left or Right’.

The rotate function  allows you to input a particular number in degrees to arrange your wrapped text more accurately.

Adding Shapes

To add shapes into your template click the ‘Shapes’  icon from the ‘Tool selection Area’.

Move the shape into your template design area by clicking in the centre of the box and dragging to the desired location.

To increase or decrease the size of the text box click and hold on a corner with a blue square and drag.

To edit the shape, ensure the shape is selected on your Icing Artist desktop, as seen below in the blue box. This will open the ‘Object Properties’ area this is where you can edit elements like; shape type (rectangle, oval, triangle etc.), colour and more.

Adding a QR Code

To add a QR Code into your template click the ‘QR Code’  icon from the ‘Tool selection Area’.

Move the QR Code into your template design area by clicking in the centre of the box and dragging to the desired location.

To increase or decrease the size of the text box click and hold on a corner with a blue square and drag.

To edit the shape, ensure the shape is selected (as seen below with the blue box), you will see ‘Object Properties’ open, this is where you can edit elements like; the link, colour and more.