DIY personalized Halloween e-cards for your friends or families is a kind of great and meaningful design work. It will save money and still bring you lots of fun. You can build terrific memories when you find various Halloween elements like pumpkins and create those cards. Best of all, it’s easy.
Now follow me to give a surprise to people around by making special Halloween greeting cards.
Suggested Tool: Flash Banner Maker – Sothink SWF Easy
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Step 1: Start a New Project
1. Launch Sothink SWF Easy. Choose “File” – > “New”.
2. Go to the Properties panel and set width and height value for the Halloween card.
Now the stage is displayed as following:
Step 2: Set Background
Now we need to add a Halloween theme background for the card. Choose “File” -> “Import”, and then navigate to select the image you have prepared.
You will see the “Import Image” dialog box. Choose “Fit to movie” and click “OK”.
See the new background:
Step 3: Add Text
You can write your best wishes on the card. Click the Text tool from toolbar.
Drag a rectangle on the stage, and then write down your words.
Now you can go to the Properties panel and set text style, such as font, size, color, etc.
See the final text
Step 4: Set Text Effect
To make your Halloween card more attractive, you can add some special Flash effects to the text. Right-click the text and choose “Add Effect” from the popup menu. And then you will see the “Select Effect” window.
Large plenty of ready-to-use Flash effects are prepared and listed on the left list. You can preview each on the right window.
Select a preferred one and click OK.
Step 4: Export Halloween Flash Banner
Now the Halloween greeting card has been created successfully. You can export it to SWF, GIF or AVI format. Choose “File” -> “Export Movie”, and then select the desired output format and click “OK”.
See the final Halloween greeting card: