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.

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