In this step-by-step tutorial, we’ll show you how to use PicsArt’s Shape Crop Tool to get creative with your images. Follow along with the tutorial below to master the Shape Crop Tool, and share your photo edits with the PicsArt community using the hashtag #ShapeCrop! 

Step 1: Open Image

Open your base image in the Editor and tap on Add Photo. Select the image you’d like to add as an overlay. We chose a simple gradient image.

How to Use Shape Crop

How to Use Shape Crop

Step 2: Open Crop Tool

Adjust the size and location of your added image and tap on the star icon to open the Shape Crop Tool. Select the shape of your crop.

How to Use Shape Crop

How to Use Shape Crop

Step 3: Select Blending Mode

When you’re satisfied with your selection, tap on the check mark to confirm. Adjust the size and location of the inserted image. Tap on Normal to see a list of blending options and select Overlay.

How to Use Shape Crop

How to Use Shape Crop

Step 4: Save & Share

Tap on the check mark to confirm the placement of your added image. Then, save your work and share it with the hashtag #ShapeCrop!

How to Use Shape Crop

How to Use Shape Crop