Extractions add sophistication and air of whimsy to your artistry.

This creative process enables you to remove the background of your image to provide focus on your subject.

Extractions are quite simply just FUN.

And if you are tired of the struggle you face every time you attempt this technique…

Or simply want to learn something fresh and exciting…

Then this class is most definitely for YOU.

ExtractTHIS is for photo enthusiasts, scrapbookers and artists looking to master the art and add a little creative flair to their extractions.

In ONE 90 minute session I ‘m going to share all my secrets to getting the results you want in your extractions using simple techniques available to you in Adobe Photoshop and Elements.

In ExtractTHIS LIVE you will learn.

  • What an Extraction is and how to create one
  • Learn to wield the power of the Quick Selection tool
  • Easy clean up techniques using simple selections and Layer Masks
  • Add dimension and create visual interest with Layer Styles
  • Wrap your image with light to create depth
  • Create Cast Shadows in Adobe Photoshop Elements
  • Understand the value of Repetition and applying of Blending Modes
  • Perfect your extractions using the Blur Filters

We will look at 3 layouts with 3 different extraction approaches demonstrating multiple techniques that you can mix and match to improve your extractions.

The ExtractTHIS LIVE interatcive on-line session is 90 minutes long with 60 minutes teaching and 30 minutes for run-over and questions. If you’ve taken any of my previous classes, you’ll know that they are jam packed with info and fun!

Ready to take the work out of ‘shopping your photos?


Each session includes:

  • LIVE online interactive classroom environment via Go To Meeting/Webinar
  • Ability to ask questions at the end of class via the Chat Box
  • In depth written course content in .pdf format
  • Class replay for each session delivered in .MP4 format
  • Any layered .psd files created in class, to include all  DigitalART supplies
  • Optional class participation – YOU + ME = ART

The LIVE advantage. The virtual online classroom provides greater focus, with the opportunity to ask questions and connect with me LIVE via the chat box feature. Type your questions in the chat box as I demonstrate and guide you through the lesson. The beauty of this connection enables you to get more information and clarification on the techniques that are pressing for you at the end of the session

Unable to attend a class?  No problem. All sessions are recorded and delivered to your inbox shortly after class to provide endless viewing at your own convenience. You will also be able to download the in depth written course content in .pdf format, the layered .PSD files created in class, and have private access to the ExtractTHIS LIVE Facebook group.

Software Requirements: This course is taught in Adobe Photoshop Elements 14. Alternative approaches in Adobe Photoshop CC will be noted during the demonstrations and further detail provided in the extensive course content .pdf printable.

Got a question? Email me.

Save 50% on ExtractTHIS LIVE class when you enroll in Flipping Clipping LIVE

Enroll for BOTH classes here.

  • ExtractTHIS LIVE
    Tuesday, June 14, 2016 (MDT)
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm



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A link to access the classroom for all  LIVE sessions will arrive in your inbox at 48- 24 hours prior to each session. Please contact me if you have not received your materials within 24 hours prior to class at classes@annaaspnesdesigns.com.