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Tuesdays, 1 May to 12 June 2012
(excl. Bank Holiday Tues 5 June)

6.30 - 9pm (six-week evening course)

Learn how to use Photoshop from the beginning and develop skills to manipulate photographs and create presentational material.

At only £180 each, our six-week evening courses are a great value way to learn essential design softwares. Courses take place in the FTM's IT suite, equipped with the latest equipment and software, and are taught by our team of highly experienced tutors.

The course includes the following main topics:

  • Basic technical understanding and working methods
  • Enhancing and developing images
  • Applying text and presenting your work

Course fee: £180

Early-Bird Discount: Book by 18 April and pay only £150

Booking Information - FULLY BOOKED


Full course outline

Session 1 - Drawing with Photoshop

Navigating the Photoshop Interface

Marquee Selection tools

Creating Layers

Fill and Stroke selections

Free Transform tool

Session 2 - Colouring Illustrations

Drawing with the Brush tool

Creating and Applying Gradients

Transferring layers

Application of text to an image

Session 3 - Enhancing Illustrations

Colouring a fashion illustration artwork

Layer Blending Modes

Painting with the Brush Tool

Burn and Dodge tools

Session 4 - Applying fabrics into line drawings

Adjusting images

Filling selections with fabrics

Transforming fabric fills

Merging Layers

Session 5 - Transforming Photos

Image Adjustments

Selection techniques

Clone stamp tool

Adding filters to images

Session 6 - Creating a Photo Montage

Culmination of all topics covered

Printing work

Reviewing achievement on the course

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