Creating Masks from Text and Shapes

Creating Masks from Text and Shapes

There are many ways to create original photo masks. In this tutorial, you will learn step-by-step how to use the Shape tool and the Text tool to create shapes and words, and then turn them into masks. This process offers more flexibility than using the Text and Shape cutter, with the added advantage of being able to save your new masks to use in future projects.

Download a printable copy of this tutorial and the sample images to follow along and try the steps on your own.

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Comments (2)

  • Pennie Reply

    Where may I find the written tutorial for Creating Masks from text and shapes in Paint Shop Pro?

    February 18, 2019 at 2:09 pm
    • Adam Reply

      Hello Pennie,

      Good catch! We will contact the web team and get a link to the written tutorial put up for you.

      Discovery Center Team

      March 3, 2019 at 4:44 pm

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