Text Effects Posts

Photoshop Tutorial – Ornamental Text Effect

This effect uses a few free resources and Photoshop’s blending options – as with most of my tutorials, feel free to play around with the settings – you may find something you prefer – if not, you can easily go back or just delete the relevant layer!

Ornamental Text Effect

Photoshop Tutorial – Liquified Text Effect

This tutorial uses the Liquify filter in Photoshop in a very small way, but creates a great effect on the text. A good way to ‘get your feet wet’ with this Photoshop tool – you can play around with the settings with no fear of ruining your work – just undo it and start again!

Liquified Text Efect

Art Deco Text Effect Tutorial

Here is another revamp of a tutorial that originally appeared on my old site. This tutorial uses a free font and Photoshop’s built-in tools. The colours used are taken from 1920s colour swatches to help achieve the Art Deco feel

Art Deco Text Effect

Summer Holiday Text Effect Tutorial

This tutorial uses two stock photos, a free gradient set and a free brush set. Using these resources along with Photoshop’s built-in tools, create this text effect with the feel of summer.

Summer Holiday Text Effect

Cut Out Embossed Text Photoshop Tutorial

Create this embossed text with a centre cutout using a free font, two free gradient sets and Photoshop’s blending options.

Cut Out Embossed Text

Bronze Text on Granite Plaque Photoshop Tutorial

This tutorial will show you how to make nice bronze-effect lettering, and how to use Photoshop’s built-in tools and patterns to make a granite plaque. We will also be creating the screws for the plaque. There is a nice selection of techniques included in this tutorial which is for Photoshop beginners

Bronze Text on a Granite Plaque