Make a pattered image like a brick wall look like text is popping out of it.
Instead of popping out, you can make the text look like it's going inside the wall by by making the shadow thicker on top than on bottom.
Take a small shape and easily duplicate it as lace trim around another larger shape. This is done in Path Effect Editor using "Interpolate Sub-Paths".
The Crop tool allows you to Cut off the unwanted edges of your pictures. After that, see how to resize your image bigger or smaller with image scaling.
See how to create patterned trims around any path, and learn the paisley design.
The red tear drop outline (path) can be seen by pressing the button "Show path outline" in the top right of the window.
Put text along a path or circle, warped/fuzzy characters, drop shadows.
Paint a background circle around a face or portrait.
Make a square shape with patterned edges.
Make nice colorful text with outlines.