Using the Sharpen Tool in Photoshop

Do you use the Sharpen Tool in Photoshop? Prior to CS5, this tool was likely to create artifacts when used; however, improvements in CS5 reduced this likelihood. Available in both Photoshop and Photoshop Elements, the Sharpen Tool can be quite useful at times,...

Content Aware Fill in Photoshop

Do you ever use the Content Aware Fill tool in Photoshop? I tend to forget about this option, but it can be a really helpful tool! Let’s take a look at it today. The Content Aware Fill tool is available in both Photoshop and Photoshop Elements. You will find it...

Quick and Easy Gift created from a Gift Card Holder Template

Do you have someone in your life that loves receiving gift cards?  Spiffy up that gift with a personalized gift card holder that you created especially for them! Here is a Gift Card Holder Template for you, along with a sample that I created using Handmade Christmas. ...

New: Garden Gate and a Freebie

Over the past weeks, I have had the privilege of collaborating with the fabulous designer, Mel Designs.   I love Mel’s style, her fabulous sense of color, and her unique perspective. More often than not, whenever Mel releases a new kit, I look at it and 1) wish I had...

Character Tracking Tutorial

Why do we create scrapbook pages? I think most of us would say we do so in order to preserve memories. Scrapbook pages can tell a story through photographs alone, but most often we include journaling, using our words to help tell our story. Choosing the correct font...