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Making a Melting Text Effect in Red
Under Photoshop Tutorial, Text Effect
This tutorial will explain how to use multiple Layer Styles to create a velvety glossy glittering red text effect. Then, using some more Layer Styles and a simple brush, that text will be surrounded with melting ice. It is an easy, very wintry-looking effect, that uses mainly the power of Photoshop’s Layer Styles.
In this tutorial, we will create a realistic 3D text scene with desert background using Photoshop with a little help from Illustrator for the 3D text. Sometimes, it is nice to put the text with different natural backgrounds. To do this, you need to have medium to advanced knowledge of Photoshop in order to complete this tutorial.
in this tutorial, it is going to walk through the techniques to create this steampunk type treatment in Photoshop. With that information you should be able to design and create your own letters using mine as a reference point.
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.
Text effect is very important that can improve your overall design appearance. If you would like to create a even more professional text effect, you can use illustrator to initiate your text design, then use photoshop for color and lighting adjustment.
Text effect usually are created as 3D or traditional styles. However, you may need to apply some extremely colorful text effect for your background or your design. This tutorial will present you a little tricks to do the color mixture.