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Elegant Text Effect for 2013
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
- Photoshop is recommended for this tutorial -
To welcome 2013, the most direct way is to design a nice text style for it. The “2013” is developed in 3D style plus a nice texture in golden color. You can use the same effect to make different words in your favorite color.
This is to give you an idea to create a facial text art. It is a bit different to what you have seen in the past. Text effect or artwork can be outstanding as long as you have good idea. You can try to create some texts based on this or make other creative artworks.
To design a style of text to suit for universal or cyber backgrounds, this glazing text effect is well suitable for this scenario. You can use the same idea to create different colors and shapes to match to your object design.
Textured work tends to be more and more popular, but more recently a ‘new retro’ style that’s captured the imagination. The general idea is to create a vision of the future from the past. This effect is good for all sorts of design such as flyers, websites and posters.
In this tutorial, it will show you the process of making an universal light text effect in Photoshop. We will use a number of manipulation techniques such as layer blending, adjustment layers and various tools such as brush, eraser and free transform tools.
Most of nice text effect would include various skills and techniques to result some good color mixing, shadow or glassy effects, but they may contain complicate processes. However, this tutorial mainly rely on the blending modes for the text creation process. You can then easily straightly follow.
To create a nice golden text effect, you need to choose right font to start with. You can develop your own text effect based on this easily as most of steps are done within blending options. You can also use the same idea to design different color such as silver.
It may be difficult for you to pick a suitable text effect for space. However, this retro text effect is implemented using brushes and layer style settings so that you can follow this easily and adjust the color to suit for different purpose backgrounds.