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Photoshop for Beginners

June 26 @ 9:30 am - June 29 @ 5:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on March 6, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on April 17, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on June 26, 2018 at 9:30am

One, 4 Day Session

Feb 13 – 16
March 6 – 9
April 17 to 20
Jun 26 – 29


Photoshop has incredibly powerful tools in which to explore your creativity. Let the fun begin. Learn the program while “breaking rules” and coming up with unique ways of making images that go beyond “normal” imaging. We will explore the endless variety of brush creation and drawing potentials. We will work with layers and unique masking techniques along with shapes and texts manipulation. Use the various modes such as Index Color, Bitmap, Multichannel, Unleash your vision and leave with a new direction.


  • Manipulating channels
  • Making and painting with patterns
  • Merging pictures
  • Fusing color modes
  • Painting in mask modes
  • Turning photos into paintings
  • Merging and collaging pictures


LAURENCE GARTEL is considered the “Father” of the Digital Art medium for over 34-years. He has been exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art, Long Beach Museum of Art, Princeton Art Museum, Norton Museum of Art, and in the permanent collections of the Smithsonian Institution’s Museum of American History, Bibliothque Nationale, and most recently the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum in London. Gartel is also the subject of two monographs: Laurence M. Gartel: A Cybernetic Romance” Introduction written by Nam June Paik, and “GARTEL: Arte e Tecnologia”. Dozens of publications include Mr. Gartel as a major figure of the “Art of the Digital Age” shifting the course of discipline.

GARTEL was one of the few artists that gave input to the first version of the software. He was a spokesperson for Adobe when they introduced version 3.0 with layers so many years ago. GARTEL taught Andy Warhol how to use the Amiga Computer as he needed assistance creating Debbie Harry (Blondie’s) album cover. Other celebrities such as Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, have collaborated with GARTEL. Join him at the Palm Beach Photographic Centre for a dynamic learning experience.


June 26 @ 9:30 am
June 29 @ 5:30 pm
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Feb 13 – 16, 2018, March 6 – 9, 2018, April 17 to 20, 2018, Jun 26 – 29, 2018,


Photoshop Basics or equivalent experience
Space limited to 12 participants.


Palm Beach Photographic Centre
415 Clematis St.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401 United States
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(561) 253-2600