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Author Topic: The best ways to Produce Party Invite Maps
maxlevel88
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Post The best ways to Produce Party Invite Maps
on: 5 June 2017, 16:51

Having a celebration and wish to include a map in your invites to assist guarantee your visitors get here on time and securely? While GPS (Global Positioning System) systems and online sites like Yahoo! Maps, Google Maps, and MapQuest make obtaining from point A to point B a breeze, consisting of an elegant, uncluttered map not just provides an appreciated benefit, however is also a perfect compliment to your invites. They can be custom-made bought or you can make them yourself <a href=http://www.fetefreaks.com/index.php?option=com_k2&view=itemlist&task=user&id=3398114>http://www.fetefreaks.com/index.php?option=com_k2&view=itemlist&task=user&id=3398114</a>

Here is one method for creating your very own map for 2 places such as a wedding and reception:

With the addresses of the wedding event and reception, go to Yahoo! Maps and get in the ceremony address as point A and the reception address as point B.
Click Go. Make certain your map is focused the method you want it.
Click Printable Variation.
Click Map Just in the new open window.
Right click the map and click on conserve picture as. Conserve the map to your computer.
Open PowerPoint and clear out a slide to work on.
Go to Place > photo > from File and pick the map you saved.
Trace the crucial parts of the map you desire on your map. On the bottom toolbar, click AutoShapes > Lines > Freeform. Now you have your tracing tool. Change the thickness of the line by clicking on the icon Line Style (the icon with the lines with different densities). A two-and-one-quarter-point line works well. Start at the edge of the map outline and trace the summary of the map up until you have to curve then click your mouse. Continue to trace until you need to curve again then click the mouse. You can click as lot of times as needed for a more accurate trace.
Trace important streets utilizing the exact same Freeform line and a somewhat thinner point Line Style (1 point for major streets and three-quarter point for smaller sized streets).
When you're done, delete the initial map picture by clicking it and pushing the delete key.
You can alter colors by clicking Font style Color. Add shapes using AutoShapes and text using the text box. You can also add clip art by going to Place > Image > Clip Art.
For a location map of the party location, attempt this method:

Go to Google Maps.
Type the address of the party area.
Click Map.
To increase the size of the map so that it fills your computer system screen press the F11 secret.
Use the + or - choice to focus or out.
Simultaneously push the Ctrl (control) and Print Screen keys, then Copy and Paste into a Word document.
Utilizing the Crop tool, crop in on the map.
Print the map and trace the essential parts you desire with a Sharpie.
Scan the map and make it a layer in Adobe Photoshop.
Trace and color whatever part you want colored in another layer and delete the first layer.
Print on white skin, card stock, theme-coordinating paper, or collaborating colored paper that's at least one 4th inch bigger on all four sides. Add extra flair utilizing craft scissors or decorative corner punches.
For those who are less technical, here's a fast and easy method:

Go to Google Maps.
Type the address of the celebration place.
Click Map.
To enlarge the map so that it fills your computer system screen press the F11 secret.
Use the + or - choice to zoom in or out.
All at once push the Ctrl (control) and Print Screen keys, then Copy and Paste into a Word file.
Utilizing the Crop tool, crop in on the map.
Right click the map and click save image as. Conserve the map to your computer.
Open PowerPoint or your desktop publishing program
Go to Insert > image > from File (the photo being the map you conserved).
Include a text box and type instructions or other information.
Print on white skin, card stock, theme-coordinating paper, or coordinating colored paper that's at least one quarter inch larger on all four sides. Include additional style utilizing craft scissors or decorative corner punches.
For those who prefer to cut and paste, here is the least technical method:

Go to MapQuest.com.
Type the address of the party location.
Click Get a Map.
Utilize the + or -slide bar on the left side of the map to focus or out.
Click Print
Eliminate the part of the map you need and tape it to a blank sheet of paper for making copies.
Eliminate your copied maps and affix them to white skin, card stock, theme-coordinating paper, or coordinating colored paper that's at least one quarter inch bigger on all four sides. Add additional flair utilizing craft scissors or ornamental corner punches.
If you didn't include the directions to your celebration in a text box on your map, type them out and print them on white skin, card stock, theme-coordinating paper, or collaborating colored paper. Here, too, you can include extra flair using craft scissors or ornamental corner punches.

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