S1E13: Creating Templates from Layouts

S1E13_Creating a Template from a LayoutCreating A Template From A Layout

Need to learn how to turn a layout into a template? This class is for you! It will lead you through the creation of a template using a layered digital scrapbooking layout. What a great way to offer your blog readers great templates based on your layouts. Or, maybe you aspire to be a designer one day? This class will help you see how you can easily and quickly transform your layout into a digital template that others can use to create a gorgeous page.

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E12: Creating Quick Pages from Layouts

S1E12_Creating a QP from a LayoutCreating A Quick Page From A Layout

This class is perfect for adding to your repertoire of scrapping skills. Designers love it when their CT members can make quickpages for them. It’s really easy to do when you have the tools and know-how.

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E11: Grunge Up, Knock Out

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Ever wonder why your text seems to float on the paper? How can you get more of the paper texture to show through like it would in real life? How can you get those cool die cut effects that are so popular right now without permanently altering your paper? We’ll take a look at the layer effects options panel and add some new tricks to our digi tool bag.

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E10: Content Aware

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Content Aware features were introduced in Photoshop CS5 and improved and expanded in CS6. We’re going to take a look at the different options like Content Aware Fill, Content Aware Move, Content Aware Extend, and Content Aware Scale. We’ll learn how you can use these tools in your scrapping as we alter a quick page. You can apply the same techniques to editing your photos.

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E9: Aligning Alphas

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Creating titles is easier when you can align your letters quickly. We take a look at the align and distribute tools in Photoshop and Elements.

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E8: Backing Up Presets

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Once you’ve installed your presets and organized them just so, it’s extremely important to back them up. If Photoshop crashes, you will lose all your work of loading and organizing and rearranging your presets. In this episode, we’ll look at how to back up each of the preset types. Once you have saved those files to your computer, you can easily back up those files and reload them when (not if) Photoshop crashes!

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E7: Installing Presets

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Presets can help you save time or achieve more advanced effects. Presets in Photoshop CS and/or Elements include brushes, styles, patterns, swatches, gradients, contours and tools. Learn how to access the abundant presets that CS and PSE ship with and how to install your own downloaded content. Digiscrappers most commonly use styles and brushes, so we’ll take a close look at that. And, as always, there is more than one way to install a preset, so we’ll examine your options so you can determine which will work best for your workflow.

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E6: Layers Panel Options

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There are tons of preferences in Photoshop and Elements that you can tweak and adjust to your workflow. In this episode, we’ll look at the Layers Panel and the adjustments you can make, and what they do.

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E5: Making Selections

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Almost all advanced Photoshop image manipulation techniques start with making a great selection. From selective recoloring to extracting people and objects from backgrounds for fantasy layouts to swapping out faces or simply creating a photo that pops out of the frame, all these techniques require you to make a selection of your image. We’ll look at several ways to select your objects or people so you’ll be able to pick the perfect tool for your picture!

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.

S1E4: Smart Objects

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Release date: 01/25/13

In this episode of Learn It TV, we’re talking about smart objects. What are smart objects? When should we use them and when should be rasterize them? How do you get a smart object and how can you get rid of one? Smart objects can be useful when you know what they are and how they benefit you. Join me as we explore smart objects in depth! Don’t let it scare you though… they are super easy to use!

Learn It TV is a series of video tutorials by Studio Wendy for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, specifically for digital scrapbookers. Each lesson teaches a specific topic or technique from a digi-scrapper’s point of view. No need to watch hours of training from other instructors to get to the topic you want to master. Just pick the lessons you want and learn exactly what you need to know. Each lesson is 5-20 minutes of instruction showing step by step methods in Photoshop and/or Photoshop Elements. Individual lessons are available, or get access to the private Learn It TV community by purchasing to the entire Season! (You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions, interact with other students and give input on future lessons.)

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NOTE: You will be redirected to The Learning Loft to purchase this class. You may be required to sign up with a new account if you have not already done so. The Learning Loft account is the same account used for the Connect community.