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Set up an A4 document in photoshop, use CMYK colour mode as you may want to print it

Set up an A4 document in photoshop, use CMYK colour mode as you may want to print it

Open a picture of your image, arrange the screen tile vertical

Open a picture of your image, arrange the screen tile vertical

Use the magic wand tool to select the white background behind the blade, then select, inverse to select the blade, note the marching ants around the blade

Use the magic wand tool to select the white background behind the blade, then select, inverse to select the blade, note the marching ants around the blade

Use the arrow, hold the arrow over the object until you see scissors, click on the object and drag to the A4 sheet.

Use the arrow, hold the arrow over the object until you see scissors, click on the object and drag to the A4 sheet.

Look at the Layers window, right click on the object layer and duplicate layer to start to create your Mandala design

Look at the Layers window, right click on the object layer and duplicate layer to start to create your Mandala design

Repeat the process with another object, experiment with transform, scale and rotate

Repeat the process with another object, experiment with transform, scale and rotate

Use other images of the same object to add to your design

Use other images of the same object to add to your design

Add a background if you like. Choose the rectangle selection tool, then go to layers, new fill layer and fill your selection, use the colour picker to match the colour to one in your design.

Add a background if you like. Choose the rectangle selection tool, then go to layers, new fill layer and fill your selection, use the colour picker to match the colour to one in your design.

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  • Photoshop
  • Images of an object