The course covers essential Photoshop skills including functions, layers, patterns and textures. It provides an overview of digital textile printing technology with a demonstration of digital inkjet textile printing and the pros and cons of digital textile printing will be explained. The course will also include examples of design approaches and provide guidelines for digitising original artwork and skills for editing and combining images, adjusting colour and appearance, and introduces the methods of creating repeating patterns. Participants will apply the skills they have learned to create their own original designs, which will be digitally printed onto fabric at the Textile and Design Lab on the second day of the course.
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