[scribus] Text over an image
gpittman at iglou.com
Tue Dec 18 22:34:17 UTC 2012
On 12/18/2012 04:36 PM, Mike Fetherling wrote:
> Thank you so much for taking the time to reply. This is one of those things
> that drive me crazy.
> I am still not able to get this right. Here are the exact steps I am taking:
> 1. Create Shape...Insert shape, open properties - change fill to cyan,
> fill rule is even-odd.
> 2. Create Text...Insert text frame above shape, add text, format bold
> 3. Convert text to Outlines.
> 4. Select shape and text.
> 5. Combine polygons.
> What I end up with is my original blue shape with a WHITE box surrounding
> my text which is now blue like the shape.
After you convert text to outlines, change the fill to transparent
(None), then proceed to select, combine.
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