Easy Custom Heart Shapes in Photoshop CS5

Creating a Valentines Heart Shape in Seconds

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Using the Custom Shape Tool in Photoshop

Custom shapes are one of the most powerful design tools in Photoshop.

It's possible to download thousands of free custom shapes online, but Photoshop comes with several useful shapes of its own.

In this video we create a simple Valentine's heart shape within seconds and edit it using the direct selection tool. This quick and easy method is something that anyone who has ever had to manage a Valentine's design should be aware of.

The direct selection tool has the keyboard shortcut of A and can be used to edit any shape or path.

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