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Tutorials on Photoshop custom shapes

Tutorials on Photoshop CC 2017 2015 etc including how to install, create, use as resources etc


3D extrusions

How to create 3D extrusions from custom shapes


Add Multiple Strokes

How to add multiple strokes to Photoshop shapes


Animal shapes creation

How to create animal custom shapes from Photoshop


Blending Modes and shapes

How to use blending modes with custom shapes


Blur vectors in Photoshop

How to blur vector shapes in Photoshop



How to use shapes with channels


Combining shape layers

How to combine shapes in Photoshop using the add to area button


Creative cloud libraries



Disable live shapes

How to convert live to regular shapes


Displacement Maps creation using custom shapes

How to create amazing displacements / textures using custom shapes


Draw custom shape

How to draw a custom shape in Photoshop using the shape tool


Draw Irregular Designs

How to draw irregular shapes in Photoshop


EPS shapes and opening them

How to open and place and use eps shapes


Exporting Custom Shapes

How to export custom shapes to other apps


Face Shapes creation

How to create a face shape in Photoshop


Fill Color for shapes

How to set the fill color for shapes


Fragments creation

How to create shapes from fragments


Frames creation using shapes

How to create frames using shapes


Glows to shapes, how to add

A quick guide to how to add glows using camera raw and gradients


Glow styles and how to add to shapes

A quick guide to adding a glow style in Photoshop


How to use shapes in different image modes

How to use shapes in CMYK etc


Install Custom Shapes

How to install custom shapes in Photoshop


Live shapes (rectangles, ellipses etc)

How to use live shapes


Mask shapes

How to mask shapes in photoshop


Multiple shapes to smart object

Patterns creations


Recording Actions with shapes


Rotate Custom Shapes

How to rotate custom shapes


Saving custom shapes sets

How to save custom shapes CSH files


Convert paths to selections in Photoshop

How to convert paths to selections in Photoshop


Shape blur filter

How to use the powerful shape blur filter with custom shapes


Subtract shapes in Photoshop

How to subtract shapes in Photoshop using shape tools


Options / settings for shapes such as rectangles, custom shapes etc

How to set specific sizes, constrained etc


Zigzag custom shapes creation

How to create a zigzag custom shape in Photoshop



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Updated: September 2017