The Scissors tool in QuarkXPress cuts paths and boxes. Just click anywhere on a box of any shape, and it will become an open path at that point.
Try it with an oval, and then put text on the path!
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.