8. Vector Drawing Techniques

Lesson overview

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to do the following:

Differentiate between bitmap and vector graphics.

Draw straight and curved paths using the Pen tool.

Save paths.

Draw and edit shape layers.

Draw custom shapes.

Import and edit a Smart Object from Adobe Illustrator.

Use Smart Guides.


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