Webinar: An Introduction to Working with Layers

Webinar: An Introduction to Working with Layers

By Brad Barton

Learn everything you need to know about layer-based editing from PaintShop Professional Brad Barton:

  • How create, remove, duplicate and rename layers
  • How view, hide and organize layers, and set layer opacity
  • How to move, group, link and merge layers
  • How to blend layers, use layer styles and adjustment styles

Walk away knowing how to build great looking compositions and designs without affecting your original image. This webinar is perfect for beginner and intermediate users who want to learn (more) about the PaintShop Pro’s powerful layer-based capabilities. 

Want to follow along? Click here to download the images used by Brad in this webinar.

Thanks for watching! We hope you found this tutorial helpful and we would love to hear your feedback in the Comments section below. And don’t forget to visit our social media pages and show us what you’ve learned by sharing your photos, videos and creative projects with us.

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Comments (4)

  • Kelly Kinsey Reply

    I see that he used the NIK plug-in. I used to use that in my previous version but Corel didn’t know how I can get it for 2018. Where can I find the download for this?

    March 6, 2018 at 5:25 pm
    • Kelly Kinsey Reply

      I found it! Thanks anyway!

      March 6, 2018 at 5:37 pm
  • Evelyn Abasta Reply

    I have a trial of PSP 2018 I opened it up and trying to just get started the toolbar is way different then I’ve been use to
    as usual all u have to do is click layers and they show up lol (so to speak )
    I mean u do need to see these :
    Now I’m trying to find a tuts to show me how to start up once I open PSP2018

    February 5, 2018 at 5:58 pm
    • Adam Reply

      Hello Evelyn,

      Thank you for the feedback! We are always working to expand our tutorial offerings, and comments like this help shape our priorities for what should come next. We have passed your message on to the PaintShop tutorial team for their consideration.

      All the best,
      Discovery Center Team

      February 5, 2018 at 6:45 pm

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