Drawing custom shapes


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Drawing custom shapes

In this exercise we are going to add a Custom Shape to this photo illustration, and I'm calling it a photo illustration just because it's not the most photographic thing on earth, but it does have a combination of photographic elements and illustration elements and so on. So that's where that's coming from. This document is called Happy vector mash.psd. Found inside the 24_vector_shapes folder. So called because we have many happily coexisting vector-based path outlines here inside of this one shape layer. We are going to add another one now, Custom Shape. Here is how you make a Custom Shape and more importantly, because it is really easy to draw, here is how you get to all the custom shapes, a big rich library of shapes that ships along with Photoshop.

Go to the Line tool, click and hold choose the Custom Shape tool. I love this tool so much that if you load a Deke keys, I got rid off the keyboard shortcuts for everybody else, but the Custom Shape tool because my reas...

Drawing custom shapes
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Drawing custom shapes provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Mastery

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Design Photography
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