Adobe Photoshop for Beginners
Do you love to create interesting artwork?
Have you always wanted to learn Photoshop, or maybe you need a Photoshop refresher course. In this live, interactive Intro to Photoshop class, you will learn the basic skills necessary for digital painting and graphic design. Students will learn about layers, blending modes, text, painting, compositing, how to add filters, touch up old photos, and much more all whilst creating an interesting final project which they can print and frame at home.
A Laptop or desktop that can run Zoom and the full version of Photoshop.
Adobe Photoshop which you can buy here: You can get a free trial for 7 days then you have to sign up for a month. https://www.adobe.com/products/photoshop.html
Paper and writing utensil. Please note that the trial membership is only good for seven days after which you have to get a paid subscription for the duration of your class.
Can I use a Chromebook?
Chromebook cannot handle the full version of Photoshop.
Can I use an iPad?
In order to use Photoshop on the iPad, you’ll need to be running at iOS 13.1 or later. You’ll need to have an iPad Pro (12.9-, 10.5- or 9.7-inch models), 5th-generation iPad, iPad mini 4 or iPad Air 2.
I had one student using an iPad Pro but she found it frustrating and switched to her computer.
What background knowledge is necessary?
You don’t need any background knowledge. I explain everything including file management.
Does this course have a prerequisite course?
No, just come to this course with a desire to learn.