How to draw and add text with Adobe Photoshop

In this activity students are introduced to the drawing, painting, shape, and text tools in Photoshop.

Adobe for Education
Last Updated August 18, 2021
Lesson plan

Student Time

1-2 hours estimated class time

Photoshop
Edit, composite, and create beautiful images, graphics, and art on desktop and iPad.

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Learn more about Adobe Photoshop

Learn more about Adobe Photoshop

From photo editing and compositing to digital painting, animation, and graphic design — you can do it all in Photoshop.
Get started with Photoshop

Get started with Photoshop

View a series of short video tutorials to learn the basic tools and techniques of Adobe Photoshop.
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