Intro to Photoshop for Merch by Amazon

Learn the Basics of Photoshop to Create your first Merch Shirt
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2015 English

Course Description

Merch by Amazon is one of the newest and greatest online content creation streams available. You can now create and sell t-shirts without having to invest any money in purchasing products and holding physical inventory.

Photoshop has been around for 25 years and is one of the most advanced digital editing tools available. It is so advanced and sophisticated that often new users are challenged on where to start. We created this course for the absolute beginner using Photoshop who wants to create their own Merch shirt designs.

What will I learn in this course?

  • Basic digital imaging theory
  • The 8 key Photoshop tools
  • Digital image editing
  • Working with layers
  • Creating your very own Merch shirt

The 8 Key Photoshop Tools include:

  1. Move
  2. Marque
  3. Lasso
  4. Eyedropper
  5. Brush
  6. Eraser
  7. Zoom
  8. Layers

What are the requirements?

  • Student must have a working copy of Adobe Photoshop

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create your very own Merch by Amazon shirt design for Photoshop Beginners

Who is the target audience?

  • This course is suited for the absolute Photoshop beginner starting out their

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Section 2: Understanding Pixels & Image Requirements
Understanding Pixels
Section 3: Using Images and Stock Photography
Using Images
Section 4: Adjusting Images
Adjusting Images
Section 5: Understanding Layers in Photoshop
Using Photoshop Layers
Section 6: Creating a Merch by Amazon Photoshop Template
Create a simple Photoshop template for Merch by Amazon
Section 7: Saving your design as a .png file
Saving your design to a .png file correctly
Section 8: Learning Photoshop - The tools you will need to create your Merch shirt design
The seven basic tools you need to learn to create you T-shirt design
Section 9: Creating a Merch by Amazon T Shirt Design
Creating a T Shirt design from start to finish using the lessons we have learned

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Instructor Biography

Merch Maniacs, Merch Maniacs is here!

Merch Maniacs is a new venture started in late 2015, inspired and motivated by the new opportunities that Merch By Amazon have brought about.

With a combined total of over 25 years of graphic design knowledge and experience. Michael Goldberg and Brandon Ortega teamed up to create a comprehensive video series for learning basic to advanced design in Adobe products, especially Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator CC.

Brandon Ortega is an entrepreneur and reseller who has been selling on eBay for over 10 years and Amazon for almost 3 years. With over 10 years of design experience, Brandon is proficient in Adobe Photoshop and highly skilled in Adobe Illustrator. Brandon enjoys helping the Amazon reseller community and has established business services in providing quality services to automate a sellers business.

Michael Goldberg [BIO coming soon]...

With the new Merch by Amazon service that Amazon is providing, Michael Goldberg and Brandon Ortega can utilize their extensive graphic design knowledge to help sellers learn the skills they need to be able to create their own graphics as opposed to having to outsource.

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