Do something creative every day.
I’m always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up every morning… Every day I find something creative to do with my life.
— Miles Davis, Musician
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Creative ideas for creative minds
Whether choosing the right color for a spread, building that universal module or writing that perfect descriptive caption, the yearbook is a totally creative process where you and your staff are in the middle of it.
Become a master editor by using some of these pro tips on your spreads before your next deadline.read more
Small print can lead to big mishaps in editing your spreads. Take a look at how displaying them in large format can help.read more
See the five steps this yearbook staff took to get more photo coverage into the book.read more
I, _______________, solemnly swear
that this yearbook is not about me.
It is not a scrapbook of the yearbook class.
It is not about the “popular” kids, the football team, the homecoming court.
It is not even about my friends,
(even though I love them more than other people’s friends).
It is about everyone in my school.
It is about making everyone feel good.
This is my chance to pay it forward and make someone’s day.
I, ______________, solemnly swear
that I will try my best to cover everyone
in the school at least three times.
In the name of our yearbook: hooray!
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