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Create Custom Brushes in Photoshop

Maggie Hobson-Baker, Art and Design

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5 Videos (27m)
    • Introduction to Brushes in Photoshop

    • An Overview of Brushes in Photoshop

    • Selections: Quick Mask Mode

    • Making more Brushes!

    • A Project in Progress


About This Class

In this course we will take a look at ways that we can create custom Brushes in Photoshop.  The Brushes in Photoshop open up a whole new range of artistic possibilities for our Photoshop Projects.  We will look at creating photographic as well as brushes from art materials and explore ways that we can add our brushes to our photos to create new images.  

In this short course we will cover the following:

  • The Brushes
  • The Brush Preset Window
  • Selections
  • Quick Selection Tool
  • Quick Mask Mode..... and more!  





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Maggie Hobson-Baker

Art and Design

Maggie is an artist, designer and Assistant Professor in Studio Art, living and working in the Philadelphia Area. Her work reflects her love of shape, color, nature and design. She loves drawing on her iPad, and Bamboo Tablet as well as working with traditional materials. You can often find her with her camera and sketchbook in the woods. She is especially interested in the dialogue between traditional and digital platforms in the creation of art and visual images.

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