Graphic Design

Browse these articles and tutorials on design to learn new skills and to find inspiration for your next project. PicMonkey is a powerful photo editing program, of course, and it can also help you with the heavy lifting when it comes to creating pro-looking designs. Learn how to use our templates, graphics, fonts, and textures to make scroll-stopping, beautiful branded designs.

What's a Clipping Mask? How to Put a Picture Inside Text or Graphics

Learn to use clipping masks to put pics inside shapes or text. It's really easy!
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How to Use Your Own Fonts in PicMonkey

Upload your own fonts to use in PicMonkey desktop and mobile. Learn how.
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How to Make a GIF

You can make a GIF four ways, with PicMonkey — learn the steps and see all the ways you can use 'em.
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How to Use Monochromatic Colors in Your Designs

Learn about monochromatic colors, then check out several different monochromatic color schemes.
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Color Meanings: A Guide to Choosing Color Based on Symbolism

Dive into the complex world of color with all the info and examples to get you started.
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50 Amazing Ways to Use Geometric Patterns in Your Designs

Learn how to incorporate beautiful geometric patterns into your designs.
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Happy Birthday Messages for Mom (with Design Tips)

Need happy birthday card messages for mom? Browse our collection, then pair your message with one of...
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How to Make a Video Collage

Add video to your next collage for some eye-catching movement. We've got 4 ideas to start you off.
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How to Make a Digital Art Collage

Put. The glue sticks. Down. Collage has gone digital, and there are all kinds of "OMG that's sooo co...
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Background Collages: How to Get These 4 Stylish Looks

Peep these four sleek looks for background collages—we'll show you how to create them in a cinch.
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How to Make a YouTube Thumbnail

Create a YouTube thumbnail that grabs attention and promotes your channel.
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How to Make a Banner

Learn how to make a banner for your Facebook page, Etsy store, or YouTube channel.
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Make a Circle Logo with Our Curved Text Tool

Design a circle logo with PicMonkey and start branding like a big shot.
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How to Make an Etsy Banner

Learn how to make an Etsy banner with PicMonkey's easy-to-use, gorgeously designed templates.
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Make an Art Collage and Design Outside the Box

Learn to make an artsy free form collage.
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