It's great that your keen on learning graphics! Theres a lot of great stuff to get your hands dirty with
Theres so much talent out there you can pretty much start anywhere.. Open up google, and search for photoshop tutorials.
But, maybe I can direct you in the right direction..
Designs By Mark (www.designsbymark.com
) is a really great site for beginning with Photoshop. The tutorials are based on beginners, with fluent information.. unfortunately - they are only for purchase..
What mark did, was take all his tutorials he had on his website, and stuck it on a CD for sale.. Although you have to spend $, it is such
a good investment.
I recommend these (in this specific order):
Now, there is other ways to learn photoshop.. heres a few links that might help you out.
Best of luck!
remember, practice makes perfect.
EDIT: Rebouk's site is pretty hot: http://robouk.mchost.com/