Mastering The Pen Tool

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This course covers all aspects of using paths and shapes inside Photoshop. Everything from basic paths, vector masks, and complex selections.

Lesson 1 : Introduction
Lesson 2 : Raster vs. Vector
Lesson 3 : Pen and Shape Tools
Lesson 4 : Pen and Shape Options
Lesson 5 : Paths Panel
Lesson 6 : Anatomy of a Path
Lesson 7 : Create and Edit Paths
Lesson 8 : Vector Masking
Lesson 9 : Clipping Paths
Lesson 10 : Vector and Layer Mask
Lesson 11 : Shape Layers
Lesson 12 : Selections – Part 1
Lesson 13 : Selections – Part 2
Lesson 14 : Convert Text Into Paths
Lesson 15 : Wrapping Text Inside a Shape
Lesson 16 : Painting with Paths
Lesson 17 : Importing and Exporting Paths
Lesson 18 : Creative Techniques
Lesson 19 : Illustrating Techniques Using Paths
Lesson 20 : Final Thoughts

Corey Barker | Photoshop Wizard & Special Effect Master

Corey Barker

Corey Barker is an education and curriculum developer for all things Photoshop. Over the years, Corey has worked as a graphic artist in a variety of disciplines such as illustration, commercial design, large format printing, motion graphics, web design, and photography. His expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator have earned him numerous awards including a recent induction into the Photoshop Hall of Fame.

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