Workshop: Photoshop Elements: Adding Vector Graphics

Course ID - CTD0178-5               

Short Title: Add Vector Graphics

 Audience    All Employees
Length of Workshop:       3 hours 
Prerequisite    Photoshop Elements Basics

You can easily add a graphic created in a drawing program to an Adobe Photoshop Elements file. This is an effective method for seeing how a line drawing looks applied to a photograph or for trying out Photoshop special effects on vector art.  You can also export the resulting artwork for use in other graphics programs.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Differentiate between bitmap and vector graphics 
  • Place an Adobe Illustrator graphic in an Adobe Photoshop file
  • Scale the placed graphic
  • Distort a graphic to match the perspective of a photograph
  • Apply different blending modes to a graphic
  • Save an Adobe Photoshop file in a format that can be used by another application



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Registration information
Course ID: CTD01778-5
Course Title: Add Vector Graphics  
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.