Photoshop Pen Tool: a jargon-free guide to making cut-outs and precise selections

Photoshop Pen Tool: a jargon-free guide to making cut-outs and precise selections

Photoshop Pen Tool cheat sheet

Photoshop Pen Tool cheat sheet

Getting the lines you want is key to using the Photoshop Pen tool effectively. In our cheat sheet below we’ve illustrated the different shapes you might want to achieve and explained how to get them.

Find out how to draw everything from straight lines to complex curved shapes with the Photoshop Pen tool.

To view the larger version of this cheat sheet simply click on the infographic, or drag and drop it to your desktop.

PAGE 1: How to cut out objects with the Photoshop Pen tool
PAGE 2: Photoshop Pen Tool cheat sheet

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