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Branding Assets Library

Free

Access your branding assets inside Adobe products with drag and drop simplicity.  Save hours of time in your wor...

Branding Assets Library

Four Keys to Black & White Success!

Free

Black & White photography has become an afterthought.  By using these 4 keys, you'll be lightyears ahead of ...

4 Keys to Black & White Success

12 Steps to Finding Your Creativity

Free

Is creativity elusive for you?  With this 12 step guide, you'll be well on your way to finding the path to your ...

12 Steps to Finding Creativity

Print Competition Q&A

Free

Originally a live broadcast, this replay will answer the most common questions about PPA's International Photographic...

IPC - Cracking the Code

Apprentice Level Courses

Apprentice: / uh-pren-tis /
One who studies the rudimentary techniques of a master craftsman with the desire to become an artisan.

Off Camera Flash

$39.00 USD

Imagine this... Your best client calls and needs a session.  The only time they can be there is NOON and they w...

Off Camera Flash

Masking Fur 101

$79.00 USD

Learn how to create impossibly complex masks in as little as three minutes!

Masking Fur 101

Masking People 201

$99.00 USD

Replace skies, mask around trees (with NO actual masking!), mask transparent fabric, replace boring studio ...

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Photoshop Clone Painting

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Photoshop Clone Painting

The Progressive Black & White

$99.00 USD

Black and white photography - if done right - conveys a sense of timelessness. Poorly done black and white images wil...

The Progressive Black & White

VIP Mastery Courses

Photoshop Artisan~Level #1

  Learning to paint in Photoshop is a lot easier than you might think!  Unlike other painting programs, Ph...

Photoshop Artisan Level #1

Preparing for Competition

Five week, intensive online retouching course for photographers and competitors. Take your skills to the next level! ...

Preparing for Competition

The Storybook Look

  Creating a believable composite can be maddeningly frustrating!  But it doesn't have to be!  In thi...

The Storybook Look

One-on-One Apprenticeships

Customized education to launch yourself from apprentice to artisan!

Accoutrements

/ əˈku•trə•mənts /
an accessory item, odds and ends that are used for a particular technique, job, or activity.

Competition Mat Templates

$125.00 USD

With three different sets to choose from, you'll be able to choose the perfect mats for your image styles. Option#1T...

Competition Mat Templates

Rain and Snow Action

$39.00 USD

If you’ve ever struggled to create rain or snow, this action is for YOU! It is a HUGE time saver! Just watch th...

Rain & Snow Action

Hand Drawn Grass Brushes

$95.00 USD

If you enjoy painting but struggle with details like grass, you’re going to LOVE these brushes. If you can scri...

Hand Drawn Grass Brushes

Michelle's Vignette Action

$29.00 USD

Brilliant in its simplicity, this action will become a "go to" when creating images for both clients and competition ...

Michelle's Vignette Action

"Michelle is a gifted educator. She really breaks it down and teaches methodically. If you're looking to understand how to retouch and prepare a print, Michelle's classes are a worthwhile investment!"

Heather Chinn
a.k.a. "Heather the Painter"
M.Photog., M.Artist, Cr.

"What a pleasure it was to attend a seminar with Michelle Parsley! She is completely organized in her presentation and gives attendees real, useful, and easy to follow information. No fluff in this one - it's the real thing. Michelle is open, honest, well prepared, and helpful.
Thanks Michelle!"

Helen Yancy
M.Photog., M.Artist, MEI, Hon.M.Photog., Cr.,CPP, API, A-ASP, F-ASP

"Learning from Michelle is an absolute pleasure. she conducts her classes in a way that makes it very easy to follow, comprehend and grasp. I can't recommend her teaching enough. Whether you're a beginner or experienced photographer/artist you'll enjoy this experience and walk away enriched."

Tiffany Reed Briley
M.Photog., M.PPCSI Director of Landscape Photography Magazine, Director of Wild Planet Photo Magazine, Owner of Charleston Photography Tours