Category Archive: Tutorials

Tutorial: Sooper Cute Kids’ Valentines

It’s that time of year when kids hand out pink valentines! Pink, wot? Okay, we realize that not all children are fans of pink, so along with our classic pink-on-pink design, we also… Continue reading

Video Tutorial: DIY Wedding Save the Dates

Wedding DIYers, rejoice! This tutorial gives step-by-step directions for making your own save the dates and other wedding communications. Now who’s got the mad skills? You.     Related articles: Dearly Beloved: Our Graphic Design… Continue reading

Video Tutorial: Design Your Own Holiday Cards

Are you rush, rush, rushing around trying to get your holiday cards out the door? If so, get them out quickly with PicMonkey. In this quick video tutorial Jenn walks through two design… Continue reading

Share the Num-Nums: Make a Recipe Card!

’Tis the season for cooking, baking, and fattening up your friends with delicious food gifts! And it’s a bit cruel to give someone a scrumptious thing without a recipe card that shows how… Continue reading

New Design Feature Puts Graphics in Your Wheelhouse

You know how we adore you and listen to you like a stalker? Well, we made what you’ve been asking for: a design feature that kicks off with a blank canvas instead of… Continue reading

Tutorial: Make Place Cards for Your Fancy Dinner

Place cards make your dinner party extra spiffy and fully qualify you to use the word “tablescape” when you brag about it later. Our tutorial gives you two designs: one that is photo-based… Continue reading

Tutorial: Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead begins November 1. Honor the souls of the departed with a beautiful skull mask on your photo subject or profile pic. Learn how with our easy step-by-step guide.

Tutorial: Make Your Photo into a Zombie

If you don’t mind cruddy skin and a slack jaw, making your photo into a Zombie might be right up your alley. Your dark, moonlit alley. With you in torn jeans and a… Continue reading

Breaking Vlad: A Vampire Tutorial

We know that you’ve held your dark passenger at bay. You yearn to transform your photo to show the vampire that lurks within you! But maybe you’re worried that you’ll never return to… Continue reading

Tutorial: Using the New Collage Features

You started that collage because you wanted to love it and stay with it until it was complete, right? So you felt like a bum, knocking on the Editor’s door after you started a… Continue reading

Top Ten Tutorials Made by You

There are way, way more PicMonkey pros out there in world than there are here at PicMonkey HQ, and we’re pretty humbled by the quality and variety of the work people are putting… Continue reading

Tutorial: How to Use Clone

Ever get a great shot only to discover that you had your finger over the lens? Don’t despair; simply use the Clone tool to remove your appendage (from the photo, that is). Cloning… Continue reading

Tutorial: Using Touch Up Wisely

If you’ve seen Kung Fu movies, you know the bow. The left hand, in a fist, is met by the palm of the right hand, with fingers wrapped around it. Some say this… Continue reading

Tutorial: Getting the Most out of Textures

Admit it: sometimes you forget about textures. Effects, overlays, and touch up features have your attention 24/7. Basic edits and frames are there when you need them. But do you regularly go to… Continue reading

Tutorial: Photo Editing for Cool Newbies

Hey you! Don’t just lean against the wall with that “I’m fine…really!” look on your face. Come join the party! We are editing our crumbuns off: experimenting, playing, and punching out some hecka… Continue reading

Tutorial: Claim Your Artistry by Adding a Watermark

Did you know a kid, when you were growing up, who had those perfect little labels sewn into her shirts when she went to sleep-away camp: “Susie Nitworth”?  Those shirts were not going… Continue reading