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Inspiration

“You Color My World,” by Snickerdoodle Designs was designed in soft pastel colors.

The whimsical, watercolor elements are perfectly balanced with realistic embellishments to create a versatile kit for the traditional scrapper or the art journalist. Hearts, watercolor flowers, colored pencils, and doodles, are just some of the elements that will help you create fun pages, dedicated to those who color your world.

Relax, kick back, enjoy (and document) the month of August. Whether you are marveling at brilliant sunset colors, enjoying a cool drink in your garden, listening to your favorite music, or reading a book, you will find all you need in SnickerdoodleDesigns This is Me August to tell your story.

“I go to nature to be soothed and healed and to have my senses put in order.” –John Burroughs

Nature offers us peace – in the quiet of the forests and the tinkling sounds of babbling brooks, in the beauty and wonder of all we see around us.  Whether you are simply relaxing, meandering down a forest trail, or enjoying a strenuous hike, release your worries and enjoy the beauty around you.  Let nature soothe your soul.

Tutorials

Straightening Images: The Basics

There is a certain workflow that has been proven to work best for highlighting what is good in a photo and diminishing what might be not so good. Here's the "secret" formula. Crop, straighten and resize. Correct any lighting issues (shadows, highlights, midtones)....

Cropping Images: The Basics

There is a certain workflow that has been proven to work best for highlighting what is good in a photo and diminishing what might be not so good. Here's the "secret" formula. Crop, straighten and resize. Correct any lighting issues (shadows, highlights, midtones)....

How to Create a Sketch from a Photo

Are you looking for a creative gift idea?  One you can make yourself; one that is easy, fast, and says.. “I care enough to create this just for you!”…. How about a coloring book, created from your own photographs?  Coloring is still very popular. Whether you want to...

Justify Text in Photoshop Elements

Photoshop Elements (PSE) is keeping a secret from us! Did you know you could do a "full" text justify in PSE?  Let's take a look at this feature. I am using PSE 2018 for this tutorial and screenshots, but I believe this might work in other PSE versions as well. (PSE...

Clearing the Preset Manager

Two weeks ago, we talked about How to quickly Locate a Photoshop Brush.  Faith A. left a comment asking,  “Do you know if there (is) a way to clear the brush options? I have so many brushes it only goes up to the “s” named ones. ” I did a quick Google search of how...