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Reader Tutorial: Typography Wallpaper in Photoshop

Reader Tutorial: Typography Wallpaper in Photoshop
We have accepted some tutorials from readers and we think it's really good to open the blog, so anyone can share their skills with the community. Because of that, we will start the "Reader Tutorial" series. If you have or want to write a tutorial and publish it here on Abduzeedo, just send it via email to us. Thank you very much and enjoy our first tutorial from Jonathan Connolly. Hey guys this is Creative Volition, an advertising and design agency based out of South Florida. Just a quick thanks to Abduzeedo for being such a great help to the design community. Here is a quick tutorial from one of our latest designs. Step 1 Create a new document at 1200 x 800 pixels with a resolution of 72dpi. Step 2 Hide all vectors and create a new text box. Step 3 Text settings: 16pt font, Regular, 16pt height spacing, Color #404040. Step 4 Continue to copy/paste the text until it fills the entire canvas. Step 5 Step 6 Make one of the smart objects visible. Step 7 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Step 11 Conclusion

Design a Smooth and Fresh Text Effect with Leaves and Stone Texture in Photoshop Design a Smooth and Fresh Text Effect with Leaves and Stone Texture in Photoshop In this tutorial, I will demonstrate the processes I used to design this soft and smooth, fresh feeling text effect with leaves and stone texture in Photoshop. I was having a play with Photoshop on the weekend (when the site was down) and discovered the interesting effect accidentally :) Along the way, we will be using and revising techniques such as masking, layer blending options, adjustment layers, and a quick way of creating uneven lighting effect. I will also show you how I create a light source in conjunction with the shadow effect on the text.

Abstract Lines Background Home » Textures » Abstract Lines Background Skill level: Time Required: 0 hrs 15 mins Step 1: Let's start out by creating a new file. September Tutorial #1: The Dancer - Dynamic Liquid Splash Effect In this tutorial we’ll create an image of a Dancer with a dynamic liquid splash effect. Here are the few images used: Dancer: Image ID: 5826686 © Alexander Yakovlev Liquid Splash: Image ID: 7311559 © ifong Liquid Splash: Image ID: 7409551 © ifong Liquid Splash: Image ID: 7409560 © ifong

How to Create Inset Typography in Photoshop By Jacob Gube In this beginning-level design tutorial, I’ll show you how to apply a beautiful and super-easy text treatment in Photoshop: the inset text effect. It’s also often called the letterpress effect because it looks similar to text created by a Letterpress printer. Final Result Here’s a preview of what we’re about to create. Creating the Photoshop document Create and Then Shatter a Grid, while Making a Typographic Poster Let's get our own share of typography with this dark and grungy poster. No, this is not your typical design, as we'll be 'breaking the grid' in hope of creating a dynamic and exciting layout. So grab the usual tools of the trade, Photoshop and Illustrator, and follow these steps into creating your own solution.

15 Fantastic Photoshop Tutorials to Sharpen Your Skills One of the best ways to learn how to use Photoshop and to keep up to date with new techniques, is to work on tutorials. It is amazing how far Photoshop tutorials has come along the last nine years. With a lot of practice most people can create wonderful things with Photoshop from a small simple text effect to a full blown artistic piece. If you like designing websites in Photoshop, tutorials can help you discover and learn new things that you can apply to your design. It doesn’t have to be a tutorial specific to webdesign, as long as it’s a well documented tutorial, chances are great you’ll discover a new technique. Take a look at the 15 tutorials listed below, ranging from practical things to a couple you do just for fun.

Create A Futuristic Photo Illustration With Photoshop Create A Futuristic Photo Illustration With Photoshop Today I will be showing you how to take an image of a model and turn it into a futuristic composition that uses various Photoshop techniques. We will be doing some work with masks and implementing color and light effects to achieve the end result. If you are ready then start up Photoshop and let’s get started. Final image As always, this is the final image that we’ll be creating: Text In Stitches Introduction Over the years as a graphic designer I’ve accumulated a wealth of custom brushes, shapes and actions that I keep carefully organized and labeled for future use. The brush set I’ll be sharing with you today has been in my collection for probably five of six years and every once in a while I’ll find a good reason to load it into my brushes palette. If you’ve never done that before, don’t worry, I’ll walk you through it as we go.

Dynamic Recessed Watercolor Typography in Photoshop In this tutorial, I'll show you how to mix vector elements and watercolor effects with text to create a stunning design. It's a quick process that depends heavily on good choices of images and colors. Final Image Preview Before we get started, let's take a look at the image we'll be creating. As always, the layered Photoshop file is available via our Psdtuts+ Plus membership.