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Pop Art Splatter Portrait: Tips, Resources & Bonus Tutorial

By Diana Day  ·  October 28th, 2014

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This “Extra” contains tips and resources for the “Pop Art Splatter Portrait” article that appeared in the November/December 2014 issue. It also demonstrates some alternate ways these techniques can be used, including how to create an Andy Warhol style poster.

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2015 Calendar Templates Online

By Diana K  ·  October 15th, 2014

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We’ve uploaded our 2015 calendar files for the “Quick and Easy Calendars” article.

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Download: 2015 Calendar Templates

By Diana K  ·  October 15th, 2014

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These are the 2015 template files for the “Quick and Easy Calendars from Templates” article in Photoshop Elements Techniques.

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Recycled Rusty Rubbish: Bonus Tutorial

By Diana Day  ·  August 27th, 2014

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This “Extra” tutorial shows an alternate way to use the rusty shape as a background. It includes a touch of the “Out of Border” effect and a pseudo 3D look.

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Name Your Frame: Tips and Resources

By Diana Day  ·  July 3rd, 2014

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Additional tips and resources for creating word photo masks.

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Mix It Up

By Diana Day  ·  June 10th, 2014

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Create a versatile mix-and-match photo template , that you can use over and over again to create beautiful photo layouts.

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Make Your Grad a Star: Tips and Resources

By Diana Day  ·  April 30th, 2014

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Additional tips and resources for printing custom labels.

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Mix it Up – Create a versatile mix-and-match photo template: Tips and Resources

By Diana Day  ·  February 27th, 2014

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Additional tips and resources for printing custom labels.

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Create a Valentine’s Day Card

By Chuckie Delano  ·  February 5th, 2014

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Create a fun Valentine’s Day card using layer masks, the Shape tool and the Gradient tool.

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The Lomo Camera Effect

By Michelle Stelling  ·  January 28th, 2014

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The Lomo Camera Effect in Guided Edit mode let’s you quickly and easily add this fun effect to your photos.

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Put All Your Ducks in a Row

By Karen Brockney  ·  January 22nd, 2014

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Learn how to organize objects on a background. Use the Move tool to align and distribute layers. You can use this process to align text on a page, several photos, or other graphic objects.

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Designing Custom Labels: Tips and Resources

By Diana Day  ·  December 29th, 2013

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Additional tips and resources for printing custom labels.

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Can I Have an Extension Please? Tips and Resources

By Diana Day  ·  October 25th, 2013

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Additional tips and resources for extending your canvas.

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2014 Calendar Templates Online

By Diana K  ·  October 15th, 2013

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We’ve uploaded our 2014 calendar files for the “Quick and Easy Calendars” article.

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Download: 2014 Calendar Templates

By Diana K  ·  October 15th, 2013

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These are the 2014 template files for the “Quick and Easy Calendars from Templates” article in Photoshop Elements Techniques.

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Creating Easter Baskets and Grass

By Karen Brockney  ·  March 25th, 2013

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Creating Easter Eggs is wonderful, but what about the basket that holds them? Karen strikes again with Easter magic as she shows you how to make your own basket and grass graphics!

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Decorating Digital Easter Eggs

By Karen Brockney  ·  March 20th, 2013

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With Easter right around the corner, Karen serves up this fantastic video about decorating your own digital easter eggs! Use them for Easter-inspired digital scrapbooking, on custom frames and even hidden in your own images!

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Making Your Own Bokeh Holiday Card

By Dave Cross  ·  November 26th, 2012

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With the holidays right around the corner, Dave shows us how to create a special greeting card with some soft, light bokeh.

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How to Create and Apply Five Essential Patterns

By Liz Ness  ·  November 20th, 2012

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Patterns can be used for all sorts of projects, from birth announcements to unique photo borders. Liz shows you how to make your own basic patterns and then how to apply them in multiple ways!

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Creating Fall-Inspired Leaf Patterns and Brushes

By Dave Cross  ·  November 14th, 2012

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Using just a plain image of a fall-colored leaf, Dave shows you how to turn it into a pattern and a brush that can be used in multiple different ways!

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