Introduction to Photoshop

9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Location: Houston Center SBDC

Registration is no longer available.

 ***Please Note: This workshop will not be held. ***

If you are eager to explore the fundamental techniques of  Photoshop then register now for this hands-on class. Seating is limited and space will fill quickly. You’ll discover the robust uses that Photoshop offers including the vast possibilities of the more traditional tools all the way to the more sophisticated layering techniques and everything in between.

Topics Include: 

  • Mastering the effects of the clone and healing brush tools 
  • Understanding and working with layers and the adjustments panel 
  • Basics of masking 
  • Transforming and maximizing smart objects 
  • Employing smart filters to create interesting effects 
  • Color correction 
  • Working with text and vector shapes in PSD

Please note: this hands-on class is exercise based; exercise files will be provided for you to work along with the trainer.


Nino Lozano, Lozano Studio Productions


Before taking this workshop, you should be familiar with personal computers and the use of a keyboard and a mouse.

Please Note:

The Houston Center SBDC reserves the right to cancel a class if sufficient enrollment is not met.  

No one will be admitted to computer workshops later than 10 minutes past the start time. 

This training is conducted on PC computers - MAC computers are not used.

Please do not bring your laptops as we cannot offer assistance using them and the exercises used during the workshop cannot be loaded to personal laptops. Each participant will have a PC computer to work on during the workshop.

Satisfactory meeting room temperatures are difficult to maintain.  Always bring a sweater or jacket to ensure comfort.

No children under the age of 16 are allowed in the workshop.

Only service animals allowed - If you need to bring a service animal with you to a workshop please contact us ahead of time.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the Houston Center SBDC at (713) 752-8488 for accommodations, or if you have questions about this class.

If you choose to pay at the door please add $20 to the registration fee.