View Full Version : ??? about using the cookie cutter tool in PSE
07-12-2006, 01:57 PM
Is it possible to make multiple cuts from the same colored background on the same layer? clear as mud????
I am trying to make a background similar to camo. It will have five shades of the same color. What I would like to do is cut the shapes from one color and then move on to a different layer/color.
I am using the "blob" shape. Do you have a better method?
07-12-2006, 04:25 PM
I would probably use the custom shape tool instead.
Click U, then at the top in the options bar click on the baloon shape
to the right it will say shape- click on the down arrow, then click on the right arrow and choose shapes- blob is in there :)
I would have one color for your bottom layer and then add each blob on it's own layer
not sure how to make camo, but I think if you distort the shapes you'll get it to look good with a little trial and error. :D
07-12-2006, 06:46 PM
Susan, there is a free action that makes camo. For the life of me, the name of the site is escaping me. If you do a google search, you should find it. Darn it, now I'm gonna go look!
edited to add: Heh! Here is the site: http://www.vanderlee.com/plugins_camouflage.html
I hope this will help!
07-15-2006, 03:57 PM
The site is escrappers and I have used it and it works great!!! It's not an action though, it's more of a tutorial!!! Here is the link to it http://www.escrappers.com/camouflage.html
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