Useful CorelDraw Tools Every Awards Retailer Should Know

Shon Roti is the owner of 9inthStreetDesigns, a sublimation and graphic design consulting business, and has a career in the awards and promotional products industry spanning over 20 years. He can be reached at

Although everyone’s needs will be different, some of the handiest tools in CorelDraw are the ones that help with layout, including alignment tools.

When you start a project in CorelDraw, you will import and use images, text, and graphics. Organizing these elements on a page can be frustrating without the ability to center-, left-, or right-justify and distribute objects evenly. All of these tools can be found under the Menu option Object > Align and Distribute.

More information about using these tools can be found under the Help menu in CorelDraw including video tutorials.

—Shon Roti, JDS Industries