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Upcoming Online Classes

Adobe Photoshop Elements: Essentials I
January 12 – February 1, 2015 (3 weeks)
$60 (see special offers below)
Registration opens December 1, 2014. Put your name on the notification list via our contact form.
Photoshop Elements Essentials

Want to learn the top 10 essential Photoshop tasks for fiber artists and sewing enthusiasts? This is the class for you! Take this class if . . .

  1. you want to place a watermark on your photo before posting the image on the Internet.
  2. you want to straighten the quilt in your photo before posting/submitting it.
  3. you need the proper image size and resolution for digital submissions.
  4. you want to audition and plan out quilting lines before you sew.
  5. you want to abstract a photo to use as an applique pattern.
  6. you want to audition different colors for your quilt pattern/design.
  7. you want to test cut fabric before actually using your scissors.
  8. you want to intensify the colors of your image before you print on fabric.
  9. you want to sharpen your image before you print on fabric.
  10. you want to brighten your image before you print on fabric.

Class includes instructional videos, digital handbook, class website,  and 3 weekly online webinars. A full prospectus will be available soon.

Adobe Photoshop Elements: Essentials II

February 9 – March 1, 2015 (3 weeks)
$60 (see special offers below)
Registration opens December 1, 2014. Put your name on the notification list via our contact form.

It's Plain Jane!

Want to learn Adobe Photoshop Elements (PSE) so that you can use it for your art and sewing? This is the class for you! Learn the basic tools you need to work with PSE, including selection tools, and find out what layers are and why they are the secret to Photoshop. You’ll enjoy the learning process ’cause we work with “paper” dolls! This class is the continuation of Adobe Photoshop Essentials I and is suitable for PSE beginners and any PSE users who want a refresher course. Class includes instructional videos, digital handbook, class website,  and 3 weekly online webinars. A full prospectus will be available soon.

Special Offers:

Offer 1: Sign up for both classes at the same time and save $20!
Offer 2: Any former student who was enrolled in “Beginning Photoshop Elements for Fiber Artists and Sewing Enthusiasts” can register for either or both classes and pay 50%!

 

Designing Fabric with Adobe Photoshop Elements
Next Session yet to be announced.
Put your name on the notification list via our contact form.

Want to learn how to turn a photo into a border print, design fabric for that special occasion outfit, or create a unique fabric panel for a memorable quilt? We will work with filter galleries, blend modes, layer styles, and adjustment layers to help you go from ordinary to extraordinary. Click here to read the full course description. (.pdf)
Course Requirements: Student must know how to use the basic tools of PSE and layers. Consider taking the introductory course if you need to refresh your knowledge of PSE.