Digital Skills Week: Adobe Photoshop Basics
Learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop by designing your own promotional postcard
Graphic design is managed by three main Adobe programs: Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator. Whether you want to use these programs for fun or work, a thorough understanding of them will help you achieve the results you need.
This workshop covers the basics of Photoshop including:
- adjusting skin tones
- working with layers
- use of the liquify tool
- transforming and saving work
- basic etching and selecting
Bring a digital portrait of yourself to create a magazine cover with related type.
Want to level up your skills? Sign up for the Adobe InDesign workshop in the afternoon to use what you've created to make a promotional postcard.
This is a free workshop for UTS students.
About the trainer:
Xavier Beau-Davis has an extensive training and teaching background. He has taught in varied environments from corporate to university including TAFE and private colleges. He has worked for more than 20 years in the graphic design industry in both print and multimedia and successfully runs his own agency.