NSL WEEK 256- Adobe Photoshop “Sharpen Tool”

Man! Why all the hate =D I don’t see this as an “unusable tool”. This week I studied up on the Sharpen Tool in Adobe Photoshop.

Half of the videos I found were kinda warning against the use of the Sharpen Tool but I think it’s cool for quick spot edits and people that are new to Photoshop. Check out the video above to learn what all the buttons do. Continue reading


NSL WEEK 255- Adobe Illustrator “Convert To Shape Ellipse”

I figured I should finish up the shapes and go with Convert to Shape Ellipse in Adobe Illustrator.

In the video above you’ll see a basic application of Live Effects to create a mock-up of an embroidered name badge. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 250- Adobe Photoshop “Paint Bucket Tool Basics”

Paint Bucket Tool basics for Adobe Photoshop

Check out the video above to find out what all the buttons do. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 219- Adobe Illustrator “Reset Bounding Box”

Reset Bounding box in Adobe Illustrator is a feature that’s been around for a LONG time.

It’s not a feature you’re going to use everyday, but it’s good to know where to find it just in case. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 217- Adobe Illustrator “Clipping Mask”

Please don’t go crazy with these! =D

There’s a lot of power in using Clipping Masks in Adobe Illustrator but I have seen some files that had WAY too many and for no reason. Check out the video above for the basics on how to crop an image. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 212- Adobe Photoshop “Magic Wand Tool”

It’s time for MAGIC! =D

Basics for the Magic Wand Tool in Adobe Photoshop. Continue reading

NSL WEEK 189 – Adobe Illustrator CC 2014 “Selection Tools Overview”

Back to basics!!! This is a quick rundown of the Selection Tools in Adobe Illustrator.

Check out the video above to see the overview. Continue reading