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Alternative Print Design Applications
Corel Draw Graphics Suite isn't much of a player in Professional Design circles, but seems to be popular with many businesses. It gives a lot for the price and I've always thought it pretty intuitive. http://www.corel.com/

1) Free alternative to Adobe's Photoshop (raster image editing... like photos)
http://www.gimp.org
http://www.getpaint.net

2) Alternative to Adobe's Illustrator (scalable vector illustration... like logos)

Corel Draw (could work pretty well for page layout too)
Free: inkscape http://www.inkscape.org - this is good
Free: http://aviary.com/tools/raven - I haven't used this but looks interesting

3) Page Layout alternatives to Quark and Adobe's Indesign
Corel used to have a page layout program called Ventura but I believe that is gone now
MS Publisher (not crazy about it, but it usually comes with a bunch of templates)
Adobe Pagemaker - old and still around... full featured and easier than some Adobe products. It has been replaced by the newer Indesign program.

I haven't used these free alternatives:
http://www.freeserifsoftware.com/software/PagePlus/
http://www.scribus.net/
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