Photoshop Vector Tools
Photoshop started life as a program for working with pixel-based images. Over time it has also developed into an excellent tool for creating Vector graphics. I’ve written these Photoshop vector tools tutorials to show you how to create vector shapes, use the pen too and edit paths with the anchor point selection tools. All of which will enable you to create beautiful graphics. Each tutorial is a visual step by step guide on how to use the tools. I hope you find them useful.
Adding text on a path is an important technique which designers use to create interesting text effects and it is especially useful with logo design. I'll show you how to easily create text on a path in Photoshop using both the Pen tool and a Shape tool. You'll see how...read more
The Pen Tool is often avoided by new Photoshop users because it can be a little tricky to use at the beginning. It is, however, a really important tool to have in your design arsenal for both drawing vectors and for making selections. In the last part of this guide,...read more
This is the second post of my guide to using the Pen Tool in Photoshop. Previously I wrote about WHY should we learn how to use the Pen tool. Now we're going to get into the nitty gritty and actually start using it. The Pen Tool & Straight Lines It is super easy...read more
How To Make Speech Bubbles in Photoshop CC Using The Custom Shape Tools Note * This is an updated tutorial (2016) on how to use the Custom Shape Tools to create speech bubbles in Photoshop CC. If you have an older version of Photoshop, check out my tutorial on how to...read more
*Note: This tutorial was written for Photoshop versions before CS6. You can find a tutorial with step by step instructions for making speech bubbles in Photoshop CC here. Speech bubbles are used a LOT around the web in logo designs and as icons. Photoshop comes with a...read more