Formatting text shape

Text shape can be formatted in a variety of ways in InDesign. You can create multiple columns, establish spacing and wrap text along objects. You may also want to check out our tutorial on creating COB (cut out background) images.

 

Table of Contents:

00:21 – Opening the Text Wrap panel
00:30 – To wrap around cob or odd shape, choose third option
00:49 – Changing your wrap distance
01:04 – Setting your object’s clipping path
01:43 – Bringing in text which will be wrapped
02:02 – Flowing additional text
02:21 – Creating 2 columns of text
02:37 – Wrapping around square or rectangle
03:03 – Making photos align with text columns