Computer and digital training

Temporary closure

The safety of our communities, customers and staff is our top priority.

All library branches and links are now closed until further notice. Reserve and collect and pre-booked computer sessions are available at some branches.

We also have a new program of online events and workshops available.

  • What’s on
  • Adobe Photoshop online classes
    Friday 17 July 2020
  • Event details

    Our popular Adobe Creative classes are now available live online.

    The interactive classes are led by an expert facilitator who will guide through a series of tools and techniques. You’ll then be able to ask questions and receive feedback as you work through different exercises.

    Before the start of the class you’ll need to install Zoom and Adobe Photoshop on your own laptop or computer. Zoom is free to download and Photoshop is available on a plan or a 7 day free trial from Adobe online.

    Please read your booking confirmation carefully for instructions on how to join the class.

    Adobe Photoshop is the most well-known design software package in the world.

    Everyone from wedding photographers and graphic designers to painters and social media managers use this program to bring their digital artwork to life. Whether you’re looking to upskill for work or want to take your creative practice into the digital space, this series of classes is the perfect starting point.

    More information on each of the different class levels is available on the booking link.

    Photoshop level 1

    This 2-hour beginner’s class is for people with little or no experience.

    By the end of the class you will be able to:

    •  Make selections, cut out, resize and move objects around in an image

    •  Create complex photo manipulations

    •  Create custom typography and apply effects.

    •  Use a handful of helpful keyboard shortcuts to improve workflow.

    Photoshop Level 1 - Friday, 17 July, 10am 

    Photoshop Level 1 - Monday, 10 August, 10am

    Photoshop level 2

    If you’ve already completed level 1 or have some experience with Photoshop this 2-hour intermediate class is for you.

    By the end of the class you will be able to:

    •  Replace backgrounds and retouch photos to erase blemishes and improve skin.

    •  Make adjustments and colour balance photos to improve vibrancy

    •  Use brushes, tools and layer blending modes to create advanced image effects

    Photoshop Level 2 – Friday, 17 July, 1pm

    Photoshop Level 2 - Monday, 10 August, 1pm

    Courses suitable for anyone 16 years and over.

    Friday 17 July from 10am to 3pm
    Monday 10 August from 10am to 3pm

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