Creating a Presentation with Adobe Creative Cloud

April 30, 2015

Did you know you can use your Adobe Creative Cloud account with FlowVella for iPad? We introduced this feature a few months ago to encourage creatives to use their existing Adobe files, from Photoshop, Illustrator, and more, to create engaging presentations Our recent update has made accessing your Adobe files even easier with increased stability. Whether you’re using a pattern from the Creative Cloud Market, or using a few layers from a recent PSD, our integration with Adobe Creative Cloud will make creating the perfect Flow even easier. Find out how by reading on!

Creative Cloud Market

Adobe Creative Cloud Market - FlowVella

When you add a new object to your Flow, you may have noticed the Creative Cloud Market option. If you’ve never selected it, it’s worth the exploration. Download patterns, backgrounds, interesting graphics, icons and more, and drop them directly into your Flow.

How to Add Files from the Adobe Creative Cloud Market to your Flow

1. Set up an account with Adobe Creative Cloud, you can do so here.

2. Add a new object to your Flow. Tap the object, then select image.

3. Tap on Creative Cloud Market.

4. Navigate the Creative Cloud Market to find an image, pattern, icon, vector, etc. to add to your Flow.

5. When you find one you like, tap on it. Then select download on the right. Add to My Library, or if you’d prefer, create a new Library to add it to.

6. After it downloads, click open to drop the image into your Flow. Once it has loaded, resize and scale like any other object.

Creative Cloud Assets

Adobe Creative Cloud Assets Library - FlowVella

Not only can you utilize Adobe’s vast Creative Market content library, you can also utilize your own Adobe files, like Photoshop Documents. Once uploaded to your Creative Cloud Assets folder, you can access them on your device. Utilize the entire document, or just pick and choose the layers you’d like to add to your Flow. The options are endless.

How to Add Creative Cloud Assets to your Flow

Now that you know you can use assets like PSDs, Illustrator files, and more, I’m sure you’re wondering how you can do it! Here are some quick instructions to get you going:

1. Set up an account with Adobe Creative Cloud, you can do so here.

2. Upload your files. I recommend doing this on the web or in the Adobe Creative Cloud App for Desktop or for iOS.

3. Open the Flow you’d like to add your assets to, then add a new object.

4. Tap on the object, select image, then Creative Cloud.

5. Follow the on-screen prompts to sign into your Creative Cloud account if this is the first time signing in on your device.

6. Navigate to the Assets folder and select your file.

7. For PSDs, you can elect to either load the entire file or individual layers. Select the one that best applies to your situation.

8. The file should load in successfully and you’ll be able to resize it and interact with it like any other object.

Have you tried creating a presentation with the help of Adobe Creative Cloud? We’d love to see what you’ve been working on in the comments, or you can send it to us anytime!