Showing posts with tag "Ribbon: Photo".

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Video Tidbit: Blur It Up

In this Video Tidbit, we will explore Artisan’s 2 customizable Blur filters: the Directional blur and the Gaussian blur.

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Start2Finish: Butterfly Effect

The layout in this video features beautiful makeup artistry. To showcase this talent, the video features a beautiful floral background design using a Shape Magic kit. While watching this video, you will see how to create a custom mask to apply to photos. And you will get to see a cluster embellishment put together piece by piece.

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Bright Idea 191: Framed Mask

Create a beautiful page worthy of wall art! With this Bright Idea, you will apply a mask effect along with frame effects. If you are new to using masks, take a look at the related video offering (found at the bottom of this post), Fundamentals of Masks.

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Pixie Power Minute: See Thru Mats

Super easy and simple way to enjoy a mat on your photo and enjoy the background paper that is under the mat by changing the opacity! Subtle but effective in showcasing your photos.

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Start2Finish: Iris

This year my Iris were blooming like crazy! I had more than a dozen blooms at the same time. Everyday I went out to look at them, I just couldn’t get enough of their beauty. I took a lot of pictures trying to capture the elegance of this flower. I wound up creating an acrylic print that captured the soft beauty of the Iris. This video features using a mask to create a dreamy acrylic print.

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Start2Finish: Up In The Air

In this Start2Finish learn how to use the Facebook Travel Check-in image and photos you take while flying. When I travel, it is always fun to use Facebook’s check in feature.  And then when I am up in the air, I love to take pictures looking out of the plane’s window. But I never do anything with the photos! So, on my trip to Pennsylvania I was determined to find a way to use these images.

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Video Tidbit: Fundamentals of Masks

Masks are a great element on your page whether you fill them with a photo for a fun and creative look or fill them with paper and create beautiful blended papers - you can even do both! Have fun playing with masks!

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Artisan Tip: Auto Fix Photo

The Photo Ribbon menu options allow you to modify photos right within Artisan  Have you ever thought, “Wow, this would be a perfect photo if only it was brighter.” With Artisan 5.0, you will be surprised at all the digital darkroom-like tools that you have at your fingertips - right from your project.

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Start2Finish: Snapdragons

This Start2Finish features one photo and the use of a mask.  I think the use of a mask on a page gives even the creatively challenged person a stunning page.  A mask adds instant design without any work.  This page is deceptive in that it really doesn’t take a lot of elements to create. The main element is the photo with a mask applied.  And then a handful of embellishments to enhance the page.

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Bright Idea 57: Zoom In

Use just one photo, 3 times, zooming in to highlight the important details, to create a standout layout for any project!

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Start2Finish: Dare to be True to You

The main photo in this video features a group image from an event I hosted.  The layout highlights the photo with beautiful muted colors that mimic the hotel setting. The highlight in this S2F is the use of masks.  Using a mask whether on your photos or content is one of the easiest ways to create a dreamy, subdued design.

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Video Tidbit: Smudge

Description: The smudge tool in Forever Artisan software is a versatile method of editing photos to remove blemishes and unwanted elements. This video will show you how easy it is to use.

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Video Tidbit: Cropping Photos Using the Cutting Board

Artisan provides all the tools you need to crop and resize your photos to fit any layout. In this video you will learn how to crop photos using the cutting board, and the extra capabilities that tool provides.

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Video Tidbit: Cropping in Artisan 5

Artisan provides all the tools you need to crop and resize your photos to fit any layout. Learn how to easily crop photos and understand the difference between cropping and adjusting the aspect ratio.

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Video Tidbit: On Screen Editing Featuring the Erase Tool

Have you ever been frustrated with trying to erase a portion of an element in connection to another element?  With Artisan 5 this editing feature has been made so easy.  Now, you can see the relationship of items while editing them on screen. This video will shows just how easy it is to use the Erase tool.

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