Create Interesting Social Media Images With Layers & Masks in Photoshop | Mike Pickett | Skillshare

Create Interesting Social Media Images With Layers & Masks in Photoshop

Mike Pickett, Graphic & Web Designer with a passion for Vectors

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7 Lessons (21m)
    • 1. Course Introduction

    • 2. Choosing An Image

    • 3. Social Media Usage

    • 4. Placing Your Text & Shapes

    • 5. Masking Your Layers

    • 6. Adobe CC Update New Mask Technique

    • 7. Closing Comments & Review


About This Class

In this course you will learn how to utilize Layers and Masks in Photoshop to create these incredible looking masked text images that can be used for your social media feed, desktop wallpaper and more. 

You will learn through step by step instructions how to create these awesome looking images and I'll also provide you with a few resources for finding images you can utilize and alter for both personal and commercial projects. 

You'll also be provided one of the best resources to make sure your images are the right size for social media. 

I'll also cover an additional method for making these images if you have the latest version of Adobe CC, this is just a bonus!

Just a quick recap: an awesome project, 4 image resources, social media image size tips and a new method in Adobe Photoshop CC for masking!





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Mike Pickett

Graphic & Web Designer with a passion for Vectors

As graphic and web designer with over 20 years experience, I am passionate about everything design related and hope to pass some of my skills on to a new generation of designers.

I designed my first logo at the age of 19 and first website at the age of 20. Now 41 - I work on multiple platforms including Skillshare, YouTube and Creative Market - producing art, tutorials and other forms of media based around the graphic and web design fields.

I hope you find my classes informative...

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