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Designing a Blog Graphic Using Adobe Photoshop

Make sexy visuals to enhance your blog

1. Introduction (:55)

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction (:55) :55 FREE!
  2. Blog Graphics Overview (2:40) 2:40 FREE!
  3. Blog Environment (2:30) 2:30 FREE!
  4. Working with Imported Graphic (5:37) 5:37 FREE!
  5. Logotype & Blocking Elements (10:08) 10:08 FREE!
  6. Saving the Graphic (1:56) 1:56 FREE!
  7. Uploading to Blogger (1:23) 1:23 FREE!
  8. Conclusion (:41) :41 FREE!

Video Details

Make sexy visuals to enhance your blog. You'll see it come together before your very eyes as graphic designer Paulina Tracz (aka "Simple Pea") imports art from Illustrator into Photoshop and applies a slew of creative techniques. Among the points she addresses along the way are font anti-alias settings for the web, using layer masks to fade areas of an image, and getting your final graphic uploaded to your blog.

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Paulina Tracz
Simple Pea is the brain child and creative practice of Paulina Tracz, whose trade best falls under the label of communication designer. She is a graduate of Cornell University and Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC, where she learned to communicate in both the literal as well as visual senses. Degrees aside, she is also very passionate about her work, continuously learning independently through books, the internet and experience. Her design notebook and blog can be found at www.simplepea.com.