Just in case you’ve never heard me say it, Photoshop is AWESOME! When mixed with a little imagination, almost anything is possible. In today’s Photoshop Workbench tutorial, we’ll create a custom cloud brush in order to write a message in the sky like a skywriting jet. As usual, along the way, we’ll learn lots of useful techniques, such as how to stoke a path with a brush and how to load a Clouds pattern that already exists deep inside Photoshop. Let’s go!


About The Author

Adobe Photoshop Luminary

Mark S. Johnson is an Adobe Photoshop luminary, a photographer, an author, and one of the most passionate instructors you will ever encounter. Through the Rocky Mountain School of Photography, The Radiant Vista, and Boulder Digital Arts, he has lectured in front of and worked side-by-side with countless individuals, including Adobe’s Chief Executive Officers, Jane Goodall, the U.S. Ambassador to Finland, and Academy Award winning director, Louie Psihoyos. Mark’s tutorials appear regularly on the KelbyOne and Planet Photoshop websites, and his imagery and articles have been featured in Photoshop User, Photo Techniques, Nature’s Best, and After Capture magazines. He is a contributor to Dewitt Jones’ heartwarming Healing Images campaign and a Trey Ratcliff Flatbooks author.