Take the 2-minute tour ×
Graphic Design Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for Graphic Design professionals, students, and enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have a shape layer that is a circle, and I want to add a shape layer to the center of it, but for that shape to be transparent and you can see through both layers.

enter image description here

How can I do this?

share|improve this question
add comment

2 Answers 2

Before drawing the second shape, choose Subtract Front Shape from the shape option on the control bar.

enter image description here

share|improve this answer
add comment

Follow these steps :-

1) Add a texture or any design photo of your choice.

enter image description here

2) Select the ellipse tool

enter image description here

3) Draw the shape.

enter image description here

4) Select the custom shape tool.

enter image description here

5) Make sure you select the 'Subtract from shape are' option from the top menu.

enter image description here

6) Draw your desired shape.

enter image description here

Additional resources : How to draw a specific dimensions circle using ellipse tool in Photoshop?

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.