summer creative camp

intro to photoshop

This weeklong will canvass the basic skills of Photoshop. You’ll learn about file organization with Adobe Bridge, adjustment layers, layer effects, layer blend modes, correcting color, brightness, contrast, altering images with pixel selection, and other editing techniques. No previous experience required!

About the Instructor

Michael McRuiz is a photographic artist and Assistant Professor of Digital media at Tulsa Community College, where he has been teaching Adobe creative applications for 18 years. He earned BFA and MA degrees in painting at the University of Tulsa.


Thanks to the generosity of many donors, ahha Tulsa provides camp, class, and workshop scholarships to youth with demonstrated financial need.

To apply for a scholarship for this program, please complete this form (do not complete registration at the link to the right). A letter of support from a caseworker or school counselor may be required for consideration.

Class Cancellation Policy

Programs and dates are subject to change. Ahha Tulsa reserves the right to cancel programs due to low enrollment or other conflicts. If cancellation occurs, registered participants will be contacted by ahha staff and will be refunded the full tuition. If another session is available, we will be more than happy to transfer your enrollment to that session.

With inclement weather always possible, ahha reserves the right to close and cancel any scheduled classes and programs depending on severe weather conditions. If the ahha Hardesty Center is closed, a notice will be posted on our website. You may also call 918-584-3333 to confirm.

Refund Policy

Beyond cancellations, no refunds or exchanges.

Register online today!


July 22–26

1–4 PM


$150 per participant 14–18


Ahha Tulsa


Michael McRuiz