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How to Design a Retro Style Text
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
This tutorial will illustrate you to design retro style text on a poster. To start, the text has been applied with few colors and with a texture paper as a background. You can also add a extra object – a type writer to stand out your text. Of course, you can add something else in your design.
In this tutorial, it will show you how to combine Photoshop with Filter Forge to create a great style text effect. It will show you how to create basic shapes in Photoshop and show you how to convert them to 3D, and finally how to add the final touches using Filter Forge and a few of Photoshop’s basic features.
Different topic requires different photoshop text effect to match with. This text creation is particularly suitable for fashion and stylish background. The techniques mainly include lighting and adding style pattern, not much photoshop technique is required.
Using some simple fonts, you can turn them into a nice word art by adding simple effects. Fracturing effect is a great idea to turn your font to be special. The idea is to apply a fracturing background to your text plus color adjustment. You can also add shine on the text’s edge.
This Photoshop tutorial is going to present you to create an awesome distorted type design. Using a range of Photoshop brushes we’ll create the appearance of printed type that has come into contact with drops of water, breaking up the text with oversaturated drips, runs and splats.
Different background or topic would need different styles of text effect to be applied to. There are some standard text effects on the market, somehow, professional designers always design their tailor-made text effect.