Introduction to CorelDRAW

Introduction to CorelDRAW Graphics Suite

Whether you are a professional designer or a hobbyist looking to explore your creative side, this course will lay the foundations you need to get the most out of CorelDRAW Graphics Suite. Ideally suited to new owners of the software, these videos cover topics like setting up your workspace and getting familiar with some of the basic tools that you will use in every project.

20 CorelDRAW Master Tips

Do you know all the ways to duplicate an object? Or how to select an object in a large group? Boost your productivity with these tips from a CorelDRAW Master.

Creating Gift Tags in CorelDRAW

Want to add a personal touch to your gifts? Download the free resources and follow the step-by-step instructions for making gift tags in CorelDRAW.

Make an Instagram Template in CorelDRAW

Learn how to design a holiday-themed Instagram template in CorelDRAW. Download the free vector content and follow along with this step-by-step tutorial.

Design a Photo Postcard in CorelDRAW

Learn how to create and print your own custom photo postcards in CorelDRAW. Download the free resources and follow the step-by-step instructions.

Removing Backgrounds from Images in CorelDRAW and PHOTO-PAINT

In this tutorial, CorelDRAW Master Ariel Garaza Diaz demonstrates 4 methods for removing the backgrounds from images in CorelDRAW and PHOTO-PAINT.

Using the Hints Docker

New to CorelDRAW? The Hints docker provides info about the specific tool you have activated so you can learn how to use it from within the application.

How to Customize Clipart

Learn how customize clipart to perfectly suit your designs by changing colors, lines and shapes, adding texture and fills, and more with CorelDRAW.

How to Use Color Harmonies

Learn how to use color harmonies in CorelDRAW to quickly and easily change the color scheme of an object or even your entire design project.

How to Use Clipart

This tutorial will teach you how to use clipart in your CorelDRAW projects and show where you can download thousands of free clipart images.

How to Make Clipart from a Photo

Want to make your own custom clipart from a photo? Learn how to use the PowerTRACE feature in CorelDRAW to do this in a few quick and easy steps.

CorelDRAW New Document Setup

Learn how to set up your CorelDRAW document properly from the beginning and see which features and settings will help your design process flow smoothly.

Using Find and Replace

With the Find and Replace docker in CorelDRAW you can search a document for objects and then easily make page-wide modifications or replacements.

How to Split Objects with the Knife Tool

Learn how to use CorelDRAW’s knife tool to split objects, groups of objects and text, add gaps or overlaps, and adjust settings for outline appearance.

How to Align and Position Objects

Learn about the CorelDRAW tools that will help you position objects with precision and ease: guidelines, align and distribute options, and live guides.

Clipping Objects into Other Objects with PowerClip

Learn how to use the PowerClip tool in CorelDRAW for clipping objects, such as photos, bitmaps and vector objects, inside text, frames or other objects.

Introduction to Color Theory

This written tutorial provides an introduction to color theory, an overview of RGB and CMYK color modes, and color management tools in CorelDRAW.

Advanced Transparency Effects

Learn how to use CorelDRAW’s Transparency tool to blend 2 or more photos into composite images, add reflections and create unique halftone effects.

How to Use the Transparency Tool in CorelDRAW

Learn how to use the Transparency tool in CorelDRAW to apply different types of transparencies and adjust the settings to create unique effects.

Working with Layers in the Object Manager

Learn the basics of working with layers in CorelDRAW by using the Object Manager to add, copy and customize layers, and work with a master layer.

How to Weld, Trim and Combine Objects

Learn how to use CorelDRAW’s shaping tools to transform objects, by welding or combining objects, using one object to trim another object, and more.

CorelDRAW Video Tip: Drawing Basic Shapes

This short video will show you how to use the Rectangle, Ellipse and Polygon tools to create basic vector shapes in CorelDRAW.

CorelDRAW Video Tip: Basic Transformations

This quick 2 minute video tip will show you how to move, scale, rotate, stretch and skew a vector object.

Corel PHOTO-PAINT Tip: Using Defringe to Remove White Edges

Learn how to use the Defringe tool in PHOTO-PAINT to quickly and easily clear up white edging on your images.

CorelDRAW Video Tip: Open and Import .CDR Files

In this video tip, we look at several ways to open and import native CorelDRAW (.CDR) files in a few quick and easy steps.

Corel PHOTO-PAINT Tip: Create Sun and Light effects

Here are some fast and simple tips from CorelDRAW Master Stephan Lindblad on how to add sun and light effects to your photos.

Using Transparency to Create Composite Images

Learn how to use the transparency tools and lenses in CorelDRAW to combine 2 or more images into a fantastical composite image.

10 Tips for Better CorelDRAW Productivity

Want to speed up your CorelDRAW workflow and increase your productivity? Check out these top 10 tips and tricks from the experts.

How to Create a Brochure Template

Learn how to build the basic frame of a brochure template, so you can quickly and easily create custom brochures – just drop in your photos and add your text.

How to Customize the CorelDRAW Workspace

In this tutorial, you will learn how to customize your CorelDRAW interface to make sure everything you need is just one click away.

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