[Scribus] making cards in FOSS, as opposed to Quark, et al

Craig Bradney cbradney
Wed Nov 9 11:02:30 CET 2005

On Tuesday 08 November 2005 20:36, Dr. Scott S. Jones wrote:
> I read with interest your post about Scribus and Quark.
> I am trying to tackle a project involving some layout of text with graphics
> for spanish cards, as those shows at this link :
> www.2ndlanguagesuccess.com.
> Currently, we have a designer who uses Quark (version 6 I believe, or 7 if
> that is out now). She is a good designer but she is exploiting us, cause we
> don't have any way to manipulate the cards, we don't own quark, or
> Illustrator, so this designer has us by the balls.
> I have been playing with Scribus sometime now and with GIMP. I would like
> to know if you think I could create these cards using Scribus/Gimp and
> other FOSS tools?
> Thanks for any input.
> Dr. Scott Jones

Yes, I think you could reproduce them in Scribus. Should not be a major issue. 
If you'd like to send me a pdf version of one I can give it a closer look to 

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