The digital technology has introduced innovative ideas on printing that has made printing into a pleasurable and enjoyable endeavor. Take for example stickers-stickers are very easy to create especially with the use of Adobe Photoshop. Sticker making has been made so easy that even kids can now create their own stickers. With the use of the shape tools in Adobe Photoshop various sticker projects have become affordable and easy. The step by step procedure in creating sticker is so easy to follow since the Adobe Photoshop is a user friendly software.
1. User-Friendly Adobe Photoshop
- Emphasize the user-friendly nature of Adobe Photoshop.
- Stress that even kids can now create their own stickers with the help of shape tools in Adobe Photoshop.
2. Step-by-Step Sticker Creation Process
- Outline the step-by-step procedure for creating stickers.
- Start with opening the work area, choosing the foreground color, selecting a shape from the toolbox, and using the custom shape picker.
3. Choosing and Adjusting Shapes
- Guide users to the Option Bar to choose a shape and open a new document with a preset size.
- Explain how to use the mouse and the shift key to create proportional shapes and add photos.
4. Quick Fix for Photo Adjustments
- Introduce the quick fix feature in Photoshop Elements for adjusting brightness and contrast in photos.
- Highlight the Dodge tool for revealing hidden details in dark shadow areas.
5. Cleaning Up the Photo
- Explain the use of the Crop tool to reduce photo size.
- Guide users to use the eraser tool and Magic Wand tool for cleaning up and removing unwanted details.
6. Highlighting Background and Image Placement
- Instruct users to use the Magic Wand to highlight the background around the image.
- Explain the process of inverting the selection, using the Move tool, and positioning the cut-out image on the chosen shape.
7. Printing the Sticker
- Describe the printing procedure by clicking on file, selecting print layouts, and choosing picture package.
- Highlight the use of removable labels inserted upside-down in the printer for optimal printing.
To print your sticker you may click on the file and then print layouts and then picture package. This printing procedure is best especially for various layouts of one multiple images on a page. The next thing to do is to insert a page of removable labels upside-down in the printer and then print away.