Arrow shape creation

A quick guide to creating a basic arrow shape in Photoshop CC 2018 2017 2015 etc

Tutorial steps

how to create an arrow shape in Photoshop tutorial
  1. Set shape option to layer for arrow

  2. Set color for the arrow shape in Photoshop via fill color

  3. Rectangle tool and draw a long rectangular line

  4. Go to the polygon tool and set options via top bar to not a star and only 3 sides

  5. Create a triangle at one end of the shaft

  6. Combine them for your arrow shape

  7. Select all the shape using the direct selection tool

  8. Edit menu and define shape

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