Photoshop for Fashion Design: 1 The Basics

Photoshop for Fashion Design: 1 The Basics

A working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop is a must for anyone trying to jump-start a career in fashion. In this course, instructor Robin Schneider helps beginners get up to speed with this essential software. Along the way, Robin shares tips that can help users of all skill levels use Photoshop more effectively. She kicks off the course by helping you get acquainted with the workspace and basic tools. Next, she shows how to work with pencil sketches in Photoshop, explaining how to scan your artwork, clean up your sketches, and render them. Then, she shows how to work with existing marker or watercolor illustrations and create professional-looking layouts for your fashion portfolio. To wrap up, she steps through how to create eye-catching mood boards.

Topics include:

  • Why render in Photoshop?
  • Scanning artwork
  • Using Dodge and Burn
  • Using the drawing and painting tools in Photoshop
  • Adding color to your images
  • Working with scanned color illustrations
  • Layout styles for fashion portfolios
  • Working with color libraries
  • Creating mood boards


  • 英文名称:Photoshop for Fashion Design: 1 The Basics
  • 时长:2小时12分
  • 字幕:英语


  1. Fashion design basics in Photoshop
  2. Navigating the workspace
  3. Layers
  4. Navigation tools
  5. Selection tools
  6. Drawing and painting tools
  7. Content-Aware Fill
  8. Layer blend modes
  9. Adjustment layers
  10. Layer masks
  11. Clipping masks
  12. Why render in Photoshop?
  13. Scanning your artwork
  14. Auto-aligning oversized images
  15. Cleaning and preparing your images for color
  16. Adding color
  17. Shading with Dodge and Burn
  18. Color changes with Hue/Saturation
  19. Creating merged copies for layouts
  20. Removing the background
  21. Color adjustments
  22. Change color
  23. Layout ideas for portfolio
  24. Saving for print
  25. Resolution
  26. Picking colors
  27. Working with color libraries
  28. Mood board 1: Simple
  29. Mood board 2: Blend modes
  30. Mood board 2: Adding text
  31. Mood board 3: Clipping masks
  32. Mood board 3: Adjustment layers
  33. Saving to PDF
  34. Next steps