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How To Resize a Photo

Friday, August 15th, 2014

How to resize a photo For Wedding Bouquet Photo Frame Charm.

I get asked a lot how I resized my photo featured on my wedding charm so I thought I would create a tutorial.

I used a free art package called Paint it can be downloaded for free here: http://www.getpaint.net/


Open A New Folder

Open A New Folder

Click on the File menu and select New.


 

Image Size

Image Size

A box will open in the print size section change the width to 1.4 cm and the height to 1.7 cm.


 

Page Will Open

Page Will Open

Your new page will open to the size of the charm.


 

Open The Photo File

Open The Photo File

Click on the File menu, select Open and choose your photo file.


 

Select Your Photo File

Select Your Photo File

Your photo will open.


 

 

Select Photo

Select Photo

Click on the pointer tool and then click on the photo to select it.


 

Copy Photo

Copy Photo

Click on the Edit menu and select Copy.


 

Select Blank Document

Select Blank Document

Click On The Blank Document

Click On The Blank Document

Select your blank document at the top of the window (it will open) then click on the pointer tool and click on the open blank document.


 

Paste The Photo

Paste The Photo

Click on the Edit menu and select Paste.


 

Paste The Photo

Paste The Photo

A box will appear select Keep Canvas Size.


 

Resize The Photo

Resize The Photo

Click on the pointer tool.


 

Resize The Photo

Resize The Photo

Click on the corner and drag the image until it is a perfect size.


Cut The Photo To Size

Cut The Photo To Size

Click on the cut tool, the photo will then be cut to the size of the document.


 

Save The Photo

Save The Photo

Click on the File menu, select Save and save your photo.


Your photo is now saved to the correct size and ready for you to print.