|You learned the basics in the previous layout tuorial, now for the rest.|
|Copy and Paste the Image Into a New Background:|
|You've background erased your image, now let's paste it into a new background.|
|*Copy the image:
To Copy: Go to Edit>>>Copy
To Create A New, Blank Background:
*Create a new image by clicking on the New icon in the upper left corner. Size the new image (see both screenshots below) and click OK.
*Or, open an exsisting background.
|*Paste The Image:
Go to Edit>>>Paste>>>Paste As New Layer (see screenshot above).
|*If you created a new, blank background and you want it to have color, use the Fill tool and Paintbrush to color and design the background BEFORE you paste the image.|
|For A new Background:|
|Now, the image is pasted but, what if you want to re-size or rotate the image? Use the Raster Deform Tool:|
|-Raster Deform Tool|
|-The Image Is Being Rotated (dotted outline of image)|
|Use the Raster Deform Tool to move, re-size, or rotate the image.|
|We are almost done! Now, I'm going to show you how to fade an image.You can fade images when you are combining pictures or, want a cool effect. Just make shure not to fade too much!!|
|Fading An Image:|
|To finish your layout, combine and paste several pictures. See what you can come up with! Get inspired by browsing the web and viewing layouts.|
|To Put Your Layout On Your Site:|
|CSS is the best way. However, you can just upload the layout and place it as a picture. But, this method is not as effective.|
|Below is a good CSS help site:|