Summary:

Lasso Tool in Photoshop

    ●   Every Part of your Work Must be Covered by an Object or Shape you Create.

    ●   Use the Lasso Tool and Layers to cover every part of your shoe with a shape and a color!


Learn About:

Paint Bucket Lasso Tool

  •   This tutorial is part of the Shoe Repair Project.

Other People's Work:

Here are examples of work inspired by this tutorial.

Step #1: Create a New Layer ~

Open YOUR PROJECT in Photoshop

 

 

… (Remember: all these tutorials are intended to be
applied to YOUR PROJECT) …

 

… go to: Layer > New > Layer or hit the keyboard shortcut: Cmd (⌘)+ Shift (⇧) +N

cmd key + shift key + n kye

… and hit OK.

hit OK


Step #2: Lasso Tool ~

Get the Lasso Tool or hit the keyboard shortcut letter (L) …

lasso tool

… and trace around part of your image.


Step #3: Select a Color ~

Double-Click on Color …

… and pick your color.


Step #4: Paint Bucket Tool ~

Select the Paint Bucket tool =

Fill the selection with your color.


Step #5: KEEP GOING! ~

Cover every part of your shoe with a shape.


 

 

 

 

 

Make sure each shape has it's own layer!

 


Last Step: Save and Attach ~

Save your work as - FIRST_NAME_LAST_NAME_PROJECT_NAME.psd

Attach it!

  •   ALWAYS save your projects like this:
FIRST_NAME_LAST_NAME_PROJECT_NAME

 

  •   DO NOT name your project any other way - Improperly named projects will not receive credit and you will be sad.

 

  •   NEVER leave your work on the desktop or depend on a flash drive - instead, save your work in a folder you can find later - preferably on a virtual drive where it can be backed up.