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Photoshop Gold Text Effect Tutorial

In today’s Adobe Photoshop tutorial I’m going to show you how to create a lovely gold text effect. It’s made using a combination of Photoshop layer styles, plus a couple of my own secret ingredients that really brings the effect to life with a nice shiny finish. What really makes this gold effect look so realistic compared to some other basic gold text effects is the layering of Photoshop’s layer styles. By applying multiple effects such as Bevel and Emboss over two layers, it enhances the result with much more depth than could be achieved with just one layer.

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Discover These 13 Hidden Gem Fonts and Get Them All for Just $29!

Discover a range of lesser-known fonts that have been hand-picked as the best typefaces from previous font Design Cuts bundles, making this a greatest hits collection! This bundle includes clean sans-serifs, elegant serifs, creative brush scripts and stunning display fonts to create a versatile library of styles that will suit a variety of projects. The Greatest Hits Fonts Library For Designers is reduced to just $29 for a limited time. It provides a great opportunity to upgrade your font library with some quality typefaces while saving thousands of dollars from the usual retail price!

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How to Create an Animal Fur Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

In today’s Photoshop tutorial I’m going to show you some simple steps to create an animal fur text effect. The process makes use of a real animal fur texture for maximum realism. In my example, I’m using Leopard spots to create the wording ‘Wild Cats’, but a variety of results can be achieved by using source photos of different furry animal skins. The fur photograph will take care of the realistic furry effect in the centre of the text, but I’ll also show you how to create a custom Photoshop brush to apply the soft hairs around the edges of the text to eliminate the hard letter edges. Depending on the animal your source texture is from, the result can depict a variety of colours and common animal prints to create a range of safari or zoo themed text styles.

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Procreate Illustration School is Starting Now! Join the FREE Learning Sessions

Four expert teachers from the Procreate illustration space are offering 2 hours of free learning sessions this afternoon, sharing techniques and tips from the Procreate Illustration School. Join lessons with Lisa Glanz, Nathan Brown, Floortje Visser and Peggy Dean as they focus on a different aspect of illustrating in Procreate. You’ll pick up some incredible illustration advice whatever your level!